RALEIGH CO., WV (WOAY) — One person is dead after a fatal car accident in Raleigh County Monday evening.
The Raleigh Co. Sheriff’s Office says a Chevrolet SUV with a driver and passenger was heading west on WV 3 near Metalton/Eccles. A Chevy truck was heading in the other direction.
Investigators say the truck crossed the yellow line and hit the SUV.
The SUV’s driver, a 73-year-old from Wyoming Co., died in the crash.
The passenger was flown to Charleston and at last reportis in critical condition.
The driver of the truck went to a local hospital with minor injuries.
No names have been released and no criminal charges have been filed.