5 NEWS UPDATE: Man Killed in Romines Mills Accident
Written by Your 5News Team
Last updated on November 20, 2012 @ 6:02PM
Created on November 20, 2012 @ 10:08AM
UPDATE: Tuesday, November 20, 6 p.m.
One man is dead after his car crossed the center line on Route 20 and struck a truck Tuesday morning.
Harrison County deputies said a 34-year-old West Union/Salem area man was driving towards Buckhannon when he crossed the line around 9:30 a.m., hitting the truck. He died at the scene.
Four people in the truck were taken to United Hospital Center but they're expected to be OK.
Deputies are still trying to figure out what caused the man to go out of his lane. They're not releasing his name until his family is notified.
ORIGINAL: Tuesday, November 20, 9:45 a.m.
5 News has confirmed that one person is dead after an accident Tuesday morning on Route 20 in Nutter Fort.
According to investigators, the accident involved a car and a truck. One person was pronounced dead on the scene, and others were taken to United Hospital Center.
Route 20 is expected to be shut down for several hours as crews clean up the scene.
The Harrison County Sheriff's Department is investigating. Stay with 5 News and WDTV.com for any further updates.