MORGANTOWN — Authorities in Monongalia County responded to two vehicle accidents in Morgantown and Star City Wednesday.
The Star City Police responded to a vehicle accident on the Star City Bridge involving an ambulance around 8:15 a.m. Officer Jessica Colebank said an ambulance from Jan-Care clipped the back of Kia Sportage while traveling eastbound into Star City.
The Mon County Sheriff’s Department along with Mon EMS and Morgantown Fire Department responded to a vehicle accident at the intersection of W.Va. Route 705 and Stewartstown Road around 8:30 a.m. According to Deputy J. Friend, the driver of a Chevrolet Cavalier, identified as Jodie Trader, came to a stop at the intersection during a red light. The Chevrolet Prizm, driven by Stephanie Lauter, failed to stop and collided with Trader, pushing both vehicles into the intersection.