17-Year-Old From McDowell County Dead After ATV Crash

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MCDOWELL COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – A teenage boy has died after an ATV accident.

Sergeant Stinson with the West Virginia State Police, Welch Detachment, told WOAY that the accident happened at around 7:20 pm in the Hemphill area. The boy was 17-years-old from McDowell County.  The boy was transported to Welch Community Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The crash is still under investigation by the State Police.

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