Man and vehicle recovered from creek after Friday crash

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WAYNE COUNTY, WV (WOWK) – Crews have recovered the vehicle and man missing since a single-vehicle crash that occurred Friday.

The victim was identified as Tyler Davis, 29, of Huntington. The Kentucky State Police say Davis struck a guardrail West Virginia Route 152 and lost control, causing him to enter into Twelve Pole Creek near Garrets Creek Road.

Multiple search and rescue crews began a search and the Corps of Engineers closed down East Lynn Dam to lower the water level. Davis and his vehicle were recovered at about 1:30 p.m. today.

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