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Accident Traps Driver in Car

Written By: Kellie Meyer
Accident Traps Driver in Car

January 13, 2014

WELLSBURG (WENY) -- The sun is finally shining in some parts of our area, but don't let it fool you, there was still some black ice out there this morning and it caused at least one accident. According to the Chemung County Sheriffs Office, around 7:30 A.M. this morning a car was going north on Route 14 in Wellsburg when it hit black ice.
The driver lost control of the car and the car rolled into an embankment, trapping the driver inside. Police and fire departments were able to get her out of the car. The driver told police she didn't need to go to the hospital, reporting only minor injuries.