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Vehicle accident in Mason County, WV sends five to hospital

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MASON COUNTY, WV -

 Five people are in hospitals after a single vehicle accident occurred in Mason County, WV.

According to 911 dispatchers, it happened shortly after 11 p.m. Friday, July 4, in the area of Route 62 in New Haven on the part of the highway known as "The Rocks".

Dispatchers say the vehicle hit an embankment.  Five people were inside the vehicle.

Three were flown to St. Mary's Medical Center, while the other two were driven to Pleasant Valley Hospital.

Their names or conditions are not yet known.

The Mason County Sheriff's Department is investigating.