Caring Service, Strong Results. TM

Logging Truck Crash Sends 3 WV High School Students to Hospital

18 Wheeler Logging Truck in West Virginia

Princeton, WV – A terrible auto accident involving a logging truck and a car has left three (3) Princeton high school girls with serious injuries.  The crash happened on Airport Road near Bluewell in Mercer County, West Virginia.

The investigation into the cause of the accident continued through Monday.  However, a preliminary investigation indicates that the girls’ vehicle may have pulled out in front of the logging truck

The 18-wheeler logging truck was investigated at the scene by the West Virginia Department of Transportation and initially found to comply with regulations. However, more details emerge about the cause of the crash later.

Two girls in the vehicle were twin sisters accompanied by their friend, all members of the Princeton Senior High School Band.  A candlelight vigil was held Saturday night at the hospital, and a GoFundMe page was established to help the families.  The GoFundMe page update has indicated that the twin sisters are still in ICU recovering, and their friend was released. 

At West Law Firm, our thoughts and prayers go out to all those involved in this crash.

Free Consultation With an Experienced West Virginia Auto Accident Lawyer

If you or a loved one was injured in an accident or hurt by negligence, we invite you to call West Law Firm for a Free Consultation. Our number is 1-877-943-9378 (WEST), and there’s No Fee unless you recover compensation.


Request a free consultation

Fill out the form below to receive
a free initial consultation.


West Law Firm has great lawyers. They helped me in my case and every time I needed to call or talk to someone they were willing to talk and help me in anyway. David is the absolute best. His communication was unbelievable throughout the entire process as well as his worth ethic. He took great care of me I would highly recommend him for any auto related injury. He continually fought for me and got me the settlement I deserved!
Lance Bork
I've worked with other attorneys in the past, but West Law Firm has gone over and above my expectations! I was expecting the same old runaround about when somebody could get to my case. They kept me up-to-date about everything. They really worked for me and I would highly recommend them.
Donna Wright
I have nothing but praises for West Law firm. They took my case and worked very hard for me. They went out of there way to help me. If I had a question they were quick to respond. I truly felt that they were working for me. I wasn’t just another payday for them. David and Paula were absolutely the best.
Leslie Snoots
Read more reviews
Us Today

Call Us

phone 1-877-943-9378
local 1-304-343-9378

visit us

1514 Kanawha Blvd E, Suite 2
Charleston, WV 25311

get directions
Get Your Free Case Evaluation