FOUNTAIN. W.Va. — One person was taken to the hospital following a single-vehicle traffic accident Sunday morning on state Route 46 west of the Knobley Road intersection, according to the Mineral County 911 center.
That individual was injured when the vehicle struck an embankment. The Fountain Volunteer Fire Department and ambulance responded to the scene. Volunteers in Burlington were initially alerted for extrication of the victim but were not needed.
The 10:40 a.m. crash is under investigation by the Mineral County Sheriff’s Office.