Person unhurt after car flips into Galax creek

By Heather Butterworth - Digital Content Producer

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

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

The scene was cleared within 20 minutes. 

Galax Fire Department

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