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Wreck in Charleston, WV sends three to area hospital

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This wreck on Maccorkle shut down the west bound lanes for a short period of time as crews cleared the scene. This wreck on Maccorkle shut down the west bound lanes for a short period of time as crews cleared the scene.
CHARLESTON, WV -

A wreck at the intersection of South Park Road and MacCorkle Avenue in Charleston, WV sent three people to an area hospital with injuries.

Firefighters from Station 6 in Kanawha City said they are not sure what caused the accident but that the area is prone to wrecks.

Two vehicles were involved.  One flipped on its top as a result of the crash.  All three patients had to be extricated from a red Chevy blazer.  Firefighters said they were wearing their seat belts, and that their injuries did not appear to be life threatening.

The west bound lanes of MacCorkle Avenue were shut down while crews were clearing the scene.  The lanes have since reopened.