PUTNAM COUNTY ACCIDENT Pickup Truck Collides With Semi; One Taken To Hospital
Reported by: Bethany Simmons
Web Producer: Bethany Simmons
Reported: Mar. 21, 2013 8:16 AM EDT
Updated: Mar. 21, 2013 12:39 PM EDT
EYEWITNESS ONLINE WEBCAST VIDEO C L I C K T O P L A Y
, Putnam County
, West Virginia
The driver of a pickup truck was taken to the hospital after a early morning accident in Putnam County Thursday.
It happened about 6:15 a.m. along Route 25 in front of the Pilot gas station, just off of I-64.
Eyewitness News has learned a pickup truck collided with a tractor-trailer which was parked along the side of the road. The driver of the tractor-trailer was apparently sleeping at the time of the accident.
The driver of the pickup was trapped for a period of time and then taken to a Charleston hospital. No word on what caused the driver of the pickup to collide with the tractor-trailer.
W.Va. mine safety lab creates disasters to train June 19, 2013 3:13 AM EDT Alpha Natural Resources is unveiling a $23 million training complex for coal miners that combines the world's best technology in a single West Virginia complex — and may save lives.
Woman convicted of Pitino extortion in new prison June 19, 2013 4:02 AM EDT The Kentucky woman convicted of trying to extort millions in cash, cars and a house from University of Louisville men's basketball coach Rick Pitino has a new federal home.