One person transported to hospital following car accident in Raleigh County

Local - 1/21/2014 9:28 AM by Rebecca Turco

GRANDVIEW - A single-car accident on the interstate Tuesday morning injured one person.

The accident happened around 6:30 a.m. on I-64 westbound at mile marker 127 between Grandview and Beaver, according to dispatchers.

Beaver Firefighters said they found the car about 150 feet into the woods. Firefighters said there was serious entrapment. They performed extrication and the patient was transported by Best EMS to an area hospital.

The road conditions were a big contributing factor to the accident, according to firefighters. Best EMS, Beaver and Mabscott Fire Departments, and the Sheriff's Department responded to the scene. No word on the extent of the victim's injuries.


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