Three-year-old dead after car crash in Mercer County

FLAT TOP, WV (WOAY) – A three year child is dead after a car accident, three others were injured.

Corporal Jeff Ellison with the Mercer County Sheriff’s Department tells WOAY News that earlier this morning, around 4 am, a motor vehicle accident occurred on Route 19 near Flat Top.  A three-year-old child died and three others were injured and taking to Raleigh General Hospital.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

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