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UPDATE: Multiple injuries in accident involving coal truck

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UPDATE: Dispatchers say several people are hurt after an accident involving a coal truck.

Dispatchers say a car and coal truck collided.

At least two people were injured in the accident, which happened just after 1 PM Friday on Robert C. Byrd Drive in Crab Orchard. 

The extent of their injuries is unknown at this time.

Raleigh County Sheriff's deputies are investigating the cause.


 

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CRAB ORCHARD, W. Va (WVVA)-- An accident involving a coal truck and a car injures several people in Raleigh County.

Dispatchers say it happened around 1:15 Friday on Robert C. Byrd Drive in front of the Super 10 in Crab Orchard.

At least three people were taken to a nearby hospital with unknown injuries.

The Raleigh County Sheriff's Office is investigating the accident.  The Sophia Area fire department as well as Best and Jancare ambulance services responded to the call.

Dispatchers say around 2:45, there were still crews on the scene.

 

 

 

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