Accident causes construction equipment to overturn in Mount Vernon


Officials responded to six separate incidents that happened in Mount Vernon over the weekend regarding structure fires and car accidents.

The Mount Vernon Fire Department was dispatched to assist with a residential structure fire on South Wilderness Road on Saturday at 11 P.M.

At the same time, they also responded to a two vehicle injury accident on South Wilderness Road. Reports state that a car and motorcycle were involved.

On Sunday, MVFD was dispatched to a residential fire alarm on Falcon Lane. No fire was found.

Shortly after, MVFD was dispatched to a residential structure fire on Big Cave Road. As units were clearing the structure fire, they responded to a non-injury accident on Hwy. 461.

Then, fire units responded to a commercial vehicle accident on South Wilderness Road involving an overturned piece of equipment. The driver only received minor injuries. Picture is attached above.