Bath Accident Injures Two

Hot Springs, VA – An accident in downtown Hot Springs on Monday resulted in injuries to two Hot Springs women. According to Virginia State Trooper Duane Hylton the accident occurred at about 9:37 on Monday morning. A 2001 Chevy Impala driven by Charlotte May was traveling south on Route 220 when it struck and broke off a lamp post at Sam Snead’s Tavern.

May’s car and the lamp post crossed the Route 615 intersection and then struck a 2010 Honda CRV driven by Iona Conner. Conner’s car and the lamp post were then pushed into the building housing Laura’s Boutique. Both May and Conner were injured and transported to Bath Community Hospital.

Both vehicles were totaled. The accident is still under investigation and possible charges are pending. Laura’s Boutique was damaged, but the shop is open for business.

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Heather Niday

Heather is our Program Director and Traffic Manager. She started with Allegheny Mountain Radio as a volunteer deejay. She then joined the AMR staff in February of 2007. Heather grew up in the Richmond, Virginia, area and now lives in Arbovale, West Virginia with her husband Chuck. Heather is a wonderful flute player, and choir director for Arbovale UMC. You can hear Heather along with Chuck on Tuesday nights from 6 to 8pm as they host two hours of jazz on Something Different.

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