September 29, 2011 - Beaver, W.Va. - At least 2 people were injured when a vehicle overturned on Wednesday, September 28.
A news report from WBOY indicated that the accident happened shortly after 8:30 a.m. on Industrial Park Road. Details of how the accident occurred aren't yet available. The number of vehicles that were involved in the accident is also unclear. All that's known is that a vehicle ended up upside-down following the crash.
At least 2 people were hurt in the accident. They both were taken to nearby hospitals for treatment. The extent of their injuries is currently unknown.
Whether or not anyone else was injured as a result of the accident remains unclear. So far no other injuries have been brought forth in connection with this accident.
The identities of the victims and those involved in the accident haven't been publically released.
Officials with the Raleigh County Sheriff's Department and the Beaver Fire Department were on the scene in response to the accident.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's 2009 West Virginia Crash Statistics show that there were 356 fatalities as a result of car accidents in West Virginia.
In an effort to raise awareness of common factors in serious and fatal car accidents in West Virginia, our firm routinely publishes news items about traffic crashes in our region.
Common West Virginia accidents include, but are not limited to:
- single-car crashes;
- tractor-trailer accidents;
- accidents caused by hazardous road conditions; and
- distracted driver crashes.
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