Fayette County Crash Sends One Person To The Hospital


HICO, WV (WOAY) – A motor vehicle accident in Fayette County sends one to the hospital.

Sheriff Mike Fridley says, an accident on U.S. Route 19 in Hico sent one person to the hospital and blocked traffic for about 45 minutes.  An SUV struck a pickup truck from behind. Fire and EMS crews aided with the scene and persons involved.

Deputies are investigating the cause of the accident.

The one transported patient’s medical status is unknown at this time.

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