Woman transported following accident

FOLLANSBEE – The driver of a minivan was transported by medical helicopter after her vehicle and a tanker truck collided on state Route 2 north of the Wabash Bridge at about 2 p.m. Wednesday.

Follansbee firefighters worked for about a half-hour to extricate the woman, whose name and condition weren’t available, from her vehicle.

The van was traveling southbound on Route 2 and the truck was northbound when the accident occurred. It’s under investigation by the Brooke County Sheriff’s Department.