Driver Injured In Joe’s Hill Accident


Tuesday, April 22 – Traffic officers are investigating a lone-vehicle collision that left a woman driver with injuries and her vehicle several feet down the side of the Joe’s Hill Road this morning.

Preliminary investigations suggest that the driver lost control of her vehicle while descending Joe’s Hill. The vehicle ran into the hillside, then back down the hill and over the precipice on the opposite side.

Traffic and Fire Officers were called to scene to provide assistance around 9:40am and the driver was taken to Peebles Hospital for treatment.

Investigations are ongoing.