One injured seriously in Thursday crash

On Oct. 3 around 12:42 pm The Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office, Newbern Fire Department and Regional Emergency Medical Services responded to the intersection of Newbern Rd. and Newbern Heights Dr. for a motor vehicle crash.

A dump truck traveling south on Newbern Rd. crossed the center line and struck a Nissan SUV.

The driver of the dump truck was taken to LewisGale Hospital Pulaski ER and treated for minor injuries. The driver of the Nissan SUV sustained serious injuries and was flown by Lifeguard to Roanoke Memorial.

The crash is still under investigation.