Tuesday afternoon shortly before 4 PM a single vehicle wreck occurred on the Carver Road in Henry County. The vehicle came to rest on its side against they pylons supporting the U S 220 overpass above Jordan Creek. The female driver was the only occupant of the vehicle and was entrapped. The jaws of life were used to free the victim and at approximately 4:55 PM she was freed from the wreckage and transported by rescue squad to SOVAH Health in Martinsville. Her injuries did not appear to be life threatening. Henry County Public Safety, the Henry County Sheriff’s Department, Virginia State Police, Fieldale Volunteer Fire Department, and the Fieldale-Collinsville Rescue Squad responded to the scene.

Fieldale Fire Department and FC Rescue attending to entrapped driver
Close call near the creek below