Wayne County, WV – One Person Loses Life in Two-Vehicle Accident
Wayne County, WV (November 9, 2018) – On Wednesday night, November 7, police responded to the scene of a two-vehicle accident that ended with a fatality. The accident took place in Wayne County on the highway.
Police responded to the area of Route 152 near the Skyview Drive intersection. West Virginia State Police found from their investigation that the accident took place around 10:30 p.m. due to two vehicles colliding head-on for reasons that are still being investigated. The accident took place in a passing zone.
The person who lost their life did not have ID on them, which means that it could take a few days to identify the victim. Two other people received injuries and were taken to a Huntington Hospital. Luckily, they are both expected to recover and have since been released.
Police continue to investigate the circumstances of the accident.
We wish to extend our condolences to the loved ones of the person who lost their life in this accident and hope that all other parties will be able to find peace during their time of recovery.
Fatal Accident in West Virginia
In 2011 alone, reports show that 337 fatal accidents took place on West Virginia roads. Many of these accidents happened due to lane departure, but others took place due to speeding, rollovers, intersection crashes, and more. Many happened due to outright negligence of parties involved.
If you have lost somebody close to you in a fatal accident that you believe took place due to another party’s negligence, we want to help you on a personal level. The family of a loved one might be able to move forward with a wrongful death claim with legal assistance who are knowledgeable in West Virginia personal injury law on their side. At Katz Kantor Stonestreet & Buckner, we want to stand by your side in your time of need. Do not hesitate to call us for more information on how to get started at 304-431-4050.
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