Lord Botetourt Principal Tim Bane confirmed three LBHS students were in an accident on Friday night in near Lewis Gale hospital. According to State police, a green 1998 Dodge Dakota pickup truck crashed across a concrete barrier and hit a blue 2000 Jeep Cherokee containing the LBHS students near the intersection of Electric Roads and Apperson Drive. One of the three students remains hospitalized. All students were either 16 or 17 years old.
Here’s a story about the accident that we posted Friday night on our Salem community news site.