UPDATE, AUG. 1, 9:45 A.M.: According to the Charleston Police Department, five vehicles were involved in the crash. Two additional vehicles sustained damage from debris.
Medical officials transported four people to CAMC General. Basil Eugene Workman II, 37, of Chesapeake died from injuries sustained in the crash.
The crash is currently under investigation by the Charleston Police Accident Investigation Bureau.
CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) – One person is dead after a multi-vehicle crash in Charleston.
Crews have closed all lanes of MacCorkle Avenue from Kanawha Turnpike to Corridor G due to a multi-vehicle crash involving at least five vehicles.
Dispatchers say they’re being told of at least one fatality and other injuries.