Child Airlifted To Hospital After Motorcycle Accident In McDowell County

IEAGER, WV (WOAY) – A motorcycle accident has sent one child to the hospital with serious injuries.

According to dispatch, a call came in at around 1:30 pm of a motorcycle accident near Ieager.  The child is around 16-years-old and suffered head trauma.  The child has been airlifted to a local hospital.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.  It is unknown if the child had a helmet on.

McDowell County Sheriff’s Department, Jan-Care Ambulance and Ieager Fire Department Responded to the scene.

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