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Water rescue in Amelia County for two vehicles; one driver being treated for serious injuries

Crystal Graham
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Images courtesy Virginia State Police

Two vehicles were trapped in standing water this morning in Amelia County.

Virginia State Police responded to the 1300 block of N. Lodore Road around 7:05 a.m. to a report of two vehicles submerged in water.

The occupants of the vehicles were in need of being rescued.

One driver was transported via MedFlight with serious but non-life-threatening injuries. The driver of the second vehicle was rescued with no injuries.

 

 

 

Crystal Graham

Crystal Graham

Crystal Abbe Graham is the regional editor of Augusta Free Press. A 1999 graduate of Virginia Tech, she has worked for nearly 25 years as a reporter and editor for several Virginia publications, written a book, and garnered more than a dozen Virginia Press Association awards for writing and graphic design. She was the co-host of "Viewpoints," a weekly TV news show, and co-host of Virginia Tonight, a nightly TV news show. Her work on "Virginia Tonight" earned her a national Telly award for excellence in television.