One driver hospitalized after multi-vehicle crash involving tractor-trailer in Wythe County

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WYTHE COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — Fire officials say only one person was injured in a multi-vehicle crash involving a tractor-trailer in Wythe County on Saturday.

According to the Wytheville Fire and Rescue Department, crews were dispatched to a crash involving a tractor-trailer and multiple vehicles on I-81 on Saturday, July 11.

When first responders arrived on scene, the department says they needed to stabilize one vehicle in order to extract the driver, who was then transported to the hospital.

However, fire officials say there were no other injuries resulting from the crash.

Virginia State Police and Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) officials also responded to the multi-vehicle crash, according to Wytheville Fire and Rescue Department.

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