UPDATE: (6:02 P.M. Friday, July 22): First responders have confirmed one person has died in a motorcycle crash in Mason County this afternoon.


UPDATE: (4:51 P.M. Friday, July 22): Mason County dispatchers say Route 2 has reopened after a crash near Ashton Upland Road.


ASHTON, WV (WOWK) – A portion of Route 2 in Mason County is shut down due to a vehicle crash.

Mason County dispatchers say the crash happened in the Ashton area around 1:30 p.m. Friday, July 22 on Route 2 near the railroad crossing at Ashton Upland Road.

Dispatchers say there is no word if anyone has been injured at this time or when the road will reopen.

This is a developing story, and we will update you as we learn more details.