Vehicle Accident on Porterfield Highway – August 24, 2010

At 12:45, Abingdon Fire was dispatched to a single vehicle accident on Porterfield Highway. Per the state police, the vehicle was headed southbound, blew a tire, and traveled across the median, and ended up in the northbound lane. No injuries were reported. Vehicle did catch on fire and was extinguished by a passing motorist. Engine 201 responded to the call along with the VA State Police.