Firefighter Suffers Minor Injury in Water Distribution Line

Although thousands were able to get water in an orderly fashion during the water emergency, there were a few disorderly incidents. The Kanawha County Sheriff's office report one at the West Side Volunteer Fire Department on West Main Street near Saint Albans. They tell us a volunteer firefighter was struck by a passing vehicle driven by Charles Pauley of Saint Albans. The firefighter, Jonathan Boggs was directing traffic and Pauley didn't stop. Pauley hit Boggs' knee with the bumper of his vehicle. Pauley was cited for leaving the scene of a crash causing injury and reckless driving.