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Driver Hits Power Pole While Trying to Avoid a Different Crash

By: WSAZ News Staff Email
By: WSAZ News Staff Email

WAYNE COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- Waverly Road (route 60) on the west end of Huntington is closed at the intersection of Auburn Road while crews clean up an accident.

It happened about 2:45 p.m., Sunday.

Police say a driver was trying to avoid another accident and hit a power pole.

The earlier accident happened just after 1:00 p.m. Witnesses say one car went over the median and hit a truck head-on.

One person had to be taken to the hospital after their leg got trapped. No other injuries were reported.


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