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3 injured in crash on Route 460


TAZEWELL (WVVA) - One person was airlifted with serious injuries and two others transported to a nearby hospital after a single-vehicle crash on Route 460 in Tazewell County Sunday evening.

According to the Tazewell County Sheriff's Department, the crash occurred when the vehicle lost control and slid several hundred feet before striking a snow bank.

Black ice may have been a factor in the crash.

Two people inside the vehicle were transported to Carilion Tazewell Community Hospital. A third victim had to be extricated from the vehicle and was airlifted to a Tennessee hospital.

The extent of the victims' injuries is unknown at this time.

There were no other vehicles involved. The crash remains under investigation.

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