WAYNE COUNTY, W.Va. — A Ft. Gay woman is dead after a crash in Wayne County Monday.
The accident happened on Route 52 about 10 miles south of Fort Gay. Deputies say a woman and two children were in a vehicle that was hit by another car.
The victim has been identified as Tasha Justice, 29, of Ft. Gay. The name of a man driving the other car was not immediately released and his condition is not known although he was taken to a Huntington med center, a spokesperson for the Wayne County Sheriff’s Dept said.
A 911 caller reported the wreck around 11 a.m. Monday, WSAZ reported.
According to the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office, the two children were able to get out of the car, but the woman driving died. Investigators say the driver is the mom of one of the children.
Deputies say there were no witnesses to the accident but a WVSP accident restoration expert was sent to the scene.
Route 52 is now open.