Accident sends one to hospital


PRUNTYTOWN—A vehicle accident in Pruntytown sends one to the hospital with minor injuries, on Monday afternoon.

According to a report filed by the Grafton Fire Department, crews were called to the scene of a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of George Washington Highway (U.S. Route 50 West) and Valley Falls Road.

The fire department arrived on scene to find on vehicle on its top, but all individuals were out of their vehicles. The Taylor County Emergency Squad was already on scene, providing patient care.

One patient was transported to United Hospital Center in Clarksburg for minor injuries, but all other patients refused medical treatment or transport from the scene.

The Taylor County Sheriff’s Department, Grafton Fire Department and Taylor County EMS all responded to the scene.

The accident is under investigation by the Taylor County Sheriff’s Department, and it is uknown if anyone was cited, at this time.