One Woman Is Dead After Fatal Accident In McDowell County

PREMIER, WV (WOAY) – The McDowell County Sheriff’s Department and State Police are investigating a deadly accident.

On October 31, 2018,  deputies with the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office responded to a two-car motor vehicle accident at approx 4:56 pm on US RT 52 in Premier. Deputies on scene were assisted by JanCare Ambulance Service, Welch Fire Department, Roderfield Fire Department, and the West Virginia State Police.

The cause of the accident is still under investigation. One person was pronounced dead on the scene a Leslie Mccomas of Premier, WV.

The investigating officer is Sgt. J. E. Muncy of the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office he is being assisted by Senior Trooper Gillespie of the Welch Detachment of the West Virginia State Police.

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