TRUCK GETS FLIPPED ON ITS TOP TO SIDE OF THE ROAD, WHILE A JEEP AND A SUV EACH GET A WHEEL RIPPED OFF THEIR AXLES
MAY 22, 2020 – written by WADE QUEEN
ROUGH 3 VEHICLE ACCIDENT ON THE POINT SECTION LATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON, MAY 21. NO INJURIES WERE REPORTED FROM THIS ACCIDENT ACCORDING TO THE LAWRENCE COUNTY SHERIFF DEPARTMENT.
A high speed three vehicle collision crash late Thursday afternoon on the Point Section in Louisa caused a traffic headache for those traveling in either direction
The accident happened around 4:40 P.M. at 524 Route 3 South, in around the Big Blue Drive and Sackie Lane areas, in the vicinity of the Louisa Church of God.
The three vehicles involved, a red jeep, white SUV, and a white pickup truck, (shown above) all suffered severe damages, with the red jeep having its rear right wheel torn off the axle and the white SUV having its front right wheel torn off as well with major damage to the front body, while the white pickup had flipped over on its cab top, coming within inches of crashing through the two story Father Beiting Appalachian Mission Center, Point of Hope.
There were no injuries, luckily, among all those involved during this significant accident, according to Lawrence County Sheriff Chuck Jackson. Names of those involved were not given.
The local emergency agencies that the responded to the wreck scene were: The Louisa Vol. Fire Department, Lawrence County NetCare EMS, Louisa Police Department, Lawrence County Emergency Management, and the Lawrence County Sheriff Department.
The causes of the accident remains under investigation by the Lawrence County Sheriff Department.