Wes Virginia State Police responded to the scene of an accident on Route 33 in Upshur County on Tuesday February 2. The accident occurred after a driver of a pickup truck drove the wrong way and collided head on with another vehicle. This resulted in the drivers of both vehicles being airlifted to Ruby Hospital. There were lane closures on Route 33 for a period of time Tuesday afternoon but have since reopened.
While it is not known why the driver was driving the wrong way at this time, the police are investigating the accident further.
The information above was from news report from WBOY and WDTV. See the links below for further information on the accident and for any updates on the investigation and the conditions of the drivers:
Photo Copyright: evrenkalinbacak / 123RF Stock Photo