Drivers escape without serious injuries from two-vehicle crash

First responders and bystanders at the scene of this Irvington Road accident were amazed that the driver escaped this overturned vehicle with only minor injuries. Photo by Robert Mason Jr.

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi

KILMARNOCK—Virginia State Police responded to a two-vehicle crash in Kilmarnock Wednesday, September 30, which left one vehicle overturned.

No one was seriously injured in the 11:55 a.m. crash that occurred on Irvington Road, just south of the intersection with Main Street, according to Virginia State Police public relations coordinator Shelby Crouch.

A 2003 Ford Ranger, driven by Ralph S. Polhamus, 74, of Irvington, was turning… [to-view-more]