The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

November 26, 2013

Fire truck overturns, injures 2 in Roane County


The Associated Press

GANDEEVILLE — 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.