Update: Serious motor vehicle accident reported in Stafford
Written by WBTA STAFF on March 16, 2018
Just before 6:30 this morning report came in of a serious two car motor vehicle accident on Main and Clipnock Road in Stafford.
Dispatchers issued a third request for support updating that there were serious injuries and entrapment in the head on collision.
It was reported at around 6:45 that there was also a Diesel spill at the scene.
News partner The Batavian was on scene updating that the driver of a dump truck is out of their vehicle and doing okay, with the male driver of a pickup truck unresponsive needing extraction.
Mercy Flight was contacted but unable to fly due to the weather and the man was transported via ambulance to United Memorial Medical Center with serious injuries.
Traffic control was set up at Sanders Road and Route 5 and the scene is currently being cleared.
(From our news partner The Batavian) UPDATE 11:26 a.m.: The Sheriff’s Department has confirmed that this was a fatal accident. The driver of the pickup truck succumbed to his injuries at the hospital.