FIRST ON 5 NEWS UPDATE: Doddridge County Fatal Accident Victims Identified
Written by Nicole Porter
Last updated on June 27, 2013 @ 6:22PM
Created on June 27, 2013 @ 6:32PM
5 NEWS UPDATE: Thursday, June 27
Investigators have released more information about an accident Wednesday in Doddridge County. According to State Police 30-year-old Mindy Weaver from Bridgeport was traveling West when she lost control of her vehicle, crossed the median and collided with a vehicle traveling East.
The driver of the other vehicle, 43-year-old David Naill and his passenger 43-year-old Karen Lemmert, both from from Maryland, received critical injuries and were transported to the hospital via helicopter. A juvenile passenger in Mindy Weaver ’s vehicle was also transported to the hospital via helicopter.
Mindy Weaver died at the scene as a result of her injuries. The cause of this crash is still under investigation. Stay with 5 News for the latest updates.
5 NEWS UPDATE: Wednesday, June 26, 7:00 p.m.
State Police have confirmed one person was killed and three others were flown from the accident.
It appears that a car traveling westbound on Route 50 crossed the center median and hit a car heading in the opposite direction, near Long Run Road.
Stay with 5 News for the latest.
ORIGINAL: Wednesday, June 26, 6:15 p.m.
Traffic was stopped and slowed in both directions along Route 50 Wednesday after an accident in Doddridge County. As of 6:30 p.m., Route 50 eastbound is down to one lane and traffic was backed for miles in both directions.
It happened around 5:40 p.m. near the intersection with Sherwood Road.
AirEvac Lifeteam and HealthNet both flew to the accident.
We have a reporter on the way to the scene.
Check back for more information and tune in to Fox 10 at 10 and 5 News at 11 for the latest.
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