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Police investigating attempted carjacking out of South Charleston, WV

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SOUTH CHARLESTON, WV -

An investigation is underway about an attempted carjacking that happened in South Charleston, WV.

According to the South Charleston Police Department, this happened shortly before 6 a.m. Wednesday, in which a man driving his car from South Ridge, WV into South Charleston at an underpass, was stopped by an unknown man.

Police say the man attempted to steal the driver's vehicle, cutting both the driver's arms and hitting him in the head.

After a struggle, the driver was able to flee from the scene, transporting himself to the hospital.

The suspect has not been found.  The South Charleston Police Department is investigating.

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