EYEWITNESS LOCAL NEWSOne Person Dies From Injuries In Head-on Collision In Dunbar
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Web Producer: Jeff Morris
Reported: Jul. 3, 2013 3:29 PM EDT
Dunbar , Kanawha County , West Virginia
The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Department said one person died from injuries received in a head-on collision in Dunbar.
The accident happened about 6:30 p.m. Tuesday on Washington Street West near the Department of Health and Human Resources building. The name of the person who died in the accident was unavailable. Two other people were taken to the hospital.
Deputies said a truck and a sports utility vehicle crashed head-on. The driver of the sports utility vehicle, and two people in the truck all had to be cut out of the vehicle.
Paramedics say the driver of the SUV suffered severe injuries.
Deputies are trying to determine if the weather played a role in the accident.
Both lanes of Washington Street West were closed in the area for more than an hour while crews cleared the scene.
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