NEW: Woman Seriously Injured In Elkton Crash
Posted: July 4, 2014
A woman was seriously injured this evening in a single-vehicle crash in Elkton.
Emergency crews responded to the 18000 block of Spotwood Trail, near Little Bear Trail, about 5 p.m.
Emergency personnel say the vehicle ran off the road and struck an electric pole. A portion of the pole and wires fell, covering a portion of the highway.
The victim is being taken by ambulance to Skyline Drive, where a landing zone will be set up. Front Royal-based AirCare 4 is headed to the landing zone.
The woman then will be transferred to the medical helicopter and flown to the University of Virginia Medical Center in Charlottesville.
Dominion Power reported about 40 customers were without power in the area.
Check back in tomorrow's print and online editions for more information.