Fire Truck Overturns, Injures 2 In Roane County

By: The Associated Press Email
By: The Associated Press Email

GANDEEVILLE, W.Va. (AP) - Two firefighters in Roane County suffered minor injuries after their fire truck overturned while responding to a house fire.

Lt. Roy Swisher with the Gandeeville-Harmony Volunteer Fire Department says one of the fire truck's rear wheels dropped off a narrow road. The driver tried to correct the vehicle but it overturned.

The accident occurred Tuesday morning.

Swisher says both firefighters are expected to be released from the hospital Tuesday.

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
TheNewsCenter One Television Plaza Parkersburg, WV. 26101 304-485-4588
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 233501811 -
Gray Television, Inc.