Fatal Car Accident in Nicholas County


The West Virginia State Police said there was a fatal accident in Nicholas County around 3:52 p.m. on Thursday. Investigators were dispatched to an accident on WV Rt. 20 in the Green Valley area.

According to a news release from the West Virginia State Police a vehicle traveled off the right roadways edges striking the guardrail at which time began to rollover coming to a rest at the bottom of the hill. 

The vehicle was a utility truck belonging to Slurry Pavers from Richmond, Virginia.

The vehicle was operated by James A Smith of Gassaway. Smith was pronounced dead at the scene. 

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