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The night of Monday, September 21, 2015, Galax Fire was dispatched at 9:08pm to assist Baywood Rescue and Galax-Grayson EMS with a single vehicle accident on Riverside Drive.  Captain Ayers arrived on scene to find a Chevy Corvette on its top in the middle of the road with one occupant.  The vehicle was travelling towards Galax when the driver lost control causing the vehicle to flip.  The 30 year-old male driver, from New York, was heavily trapped by the wreckage.  Galax-Grayson EMS transported the patient to Twin County Regional Hospital after the fire department had completed extrication.  Grayson Co Sheriff’s Office assisted with traffic control, and the Virginia State Police is investigating the accident.  Lineberry’s Garage removed the vehicle from the scene.