37ºF

Person unhurt after car flips into Galax creek

Galax Fire Department
Galax Fire Department

GALAX, Va. – A person walked away unhurt after flipping their car into a creek. 

Early Thursday morning, emergency crews found a car on its side in a creek along Poplar Knob Road in Galax. 

Galax Fire Department
Galax Fire Department

Firefighters had to use a ladder to remove the person while managing leaking fluids. 

The scene was cleared within 20 minutes. 

Galax Fire Department
Galax Fire Department