Driver of overturned car transported to Ashe Memorial

Christina Day Staff Writer

January 21, 2014

The driver of a green Saturn was briefly pinned in his vehicle when it overturned early this afternoon on N.C 88 West in Creston, approximately one mile west of the Creston Volunteer Fire Department.

N.C. State Trooper J. Williams confirmed that the driver was transported to Ashe Memorial Hospital.

Trooper Williams said that an investigation into the cause of the single car accident, which occurred at approximately 1 p.m., would be conducted before more details were released.

The Creston Volunteer Fire Department responded to the scene of the accident. A call to Ashe County Rescue was canceled by the first responders.

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