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Crashed propane truck closes East Carters Valley in SW Va.; HazMat on scene

Wes Bunch • Apr 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

WEBER CITY, Va. — A crashed propane truck has prompted the closure of East Carters Valley Road in Scott County, Va.

Central dispatch reports the incident was called in just before noon Wednesday. As of 1:40 p.m. the area of 1590 East Carters Valley Road remained closed to traffic while crews worked to clear the scene.

The driver of the truck was transported to Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport with undisclosed injuries. Both Gate City and Weber City fire departments responded to the crash, along with the Virginia State Police and a state HazMat crew.

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