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Pickup truck ends in stream after crashing off bridge

PHOTO: Responding Fire

FRANKLIN COUNTY, VA – A pickup truck ended in a Franklin County stream after crashing off of a bridge on Tuesday night.

Several fire and rescue units from Burnt Chimney, Hardy and Westlake responded shortly after 6 p.m. to the single-vehicle accident in the 3900 block of Eaton Road.

According to Responding Fire, first responders confirmed there were no injuries and the driver had self-extricated.

Fire units secured the vehicle to aviod the leakage of any fluids into the waterway.

VDOT was notified to survey the damage of the bridge.

The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office assisted on scene as State Police conducted the investigation.

Franklin County Public Safety also responded.

PHOTO: Responding Fire

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