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Person flown to hospital after minivan goes down 30-foot embankment on Blue Ridge Parkway

Credit: Bedford County SOC

BEDFORD COUNTY, Va. – A person had to be flown to the hospital after a crash on the Blue Ridge Parkway on Friday night, according to the Big Island Volunteer Fire Company.

A minivan went down an embankment that's at least 30 feet high, at milepost 69, which is in northern Bedford County.

A tweet from the Fire Company said someone was trapped in the car.

The scene has since been cleared.