BLUEWELL, WV (WOAY) – One person is dead after a motorcycle crash that happened on Sunday evening in Mercer County.
According to State Police, the crash occurred at approximately 6 p.m. in Bluewell near the intersection of US Route 52 and County Route 71, Lorton Lick Road.
This accident was a single-vehicle motorcycle crash where the driver, Patrick Peavy, lost control struck a guardrail and was thrown from the motorcycle.
Mr. Peavy sustained fatal injuries. No other people were involved or injured in this accident. Mr. Peavy was wearing a helmet.
Corporal J. R. Tupper is the lead investigator in this case.