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Head-on crash closes down 522

A two-vehicle collision along U.S. 522 near River Road on Monday shut down traffic movement for more than an hour in the morning.

According to the Morgan County Sheriff’s Department, a female driver operating a small passenger car was traveling south on U.S. 522 shortly before 6:30 a.m. when her vehicle went left of the center line and struck a work pickup truck head-on.

The female driver, who police said was from Berkeley Springs, was seriously injured in . . .