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One dead, one seriously injured in Braxton County accident

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Braxton County Sheriff's deputies are investigating an accident that happened just after 6 a.m. Sunday morning on Route 4 between Frametown and Gassaway, W. Va.

According to Deputy Dennison, two men were in a car traveling north along Route 4 when they lost control of the vehicle, hit the hill bank, collided with three trees, and overturned in front of a home. The resident of the home heard the crash and called 9-1-1.

One of the men died at the scene. The second was life-flighted to the ICU at CAMC General. Both men were in their twenties.

Deputy Dennison says alcohol may have been a factor in the crash.

The names of those involved have not yet been released.

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