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1 Person Injured In Ritchie County Accident

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Several law enforcement agencies responded to a single-vehicle accident Sunday in Ritchie County.

The Doddridge and Ritchie County 911 Center said it happened on an unknown road between Pennsboro and Greenwood Sunday morning. 

Pennsboro Volunteer Fire Department arrived on scene to see a vehicle had crashed head on into a tree.

One person was out of the vehicle and another was heavily trapped inside.

Air Evac was placed on standby, but was not used.

It took nearly 45 minutes to remove the person from the vehicle, due to the location of the impact.

The person was transported to a nearby hospital with minor injuries.

Pennsboro VFD, Greenswood VFD, Ritchie County EMS, and the West Virginia State Police responded.

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