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Head-On Crash Kills A Woman

By Staff | Aug 28, 2013

Wetzel County Sheriff’s Deputy Mike Koontz reported that a two-vehicle accident on state Route 20 Sunday resulted in a fatality.

Deputy Koontz reported that the accident near Stout Run, a head-on collision, involved a 1990 Ford Ranger and a 2005 Dodge pickup. Koontz said the driver of the Ford Ranger, a 40-year-old female, was announced dead at the scene of the accident. He did not release any names of those involved.

Both occupants of the Dodge truck were injured as a result of the accident and transported to a Clarksburg-area hospital.

Koontz stated that no citations have been issued, but the accident is still under investigation by Sheriff’s Deputy Michael Neff.

Smithfield Fire Department, Folsom Fire Department, and Wetzel County Sheriff’s deputies Neff and Koontz all responded to the accident.