One dead in Fayette County weekend crash

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FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOWK) – A man has died after a vehicle crash in Fayette County.

According to Fayette County Sheriff Mike Fridley, Garrett C. Lass, 27, of Wood County died of injuries sustained in a crash that happened Sunday, April 25 in the Opossum Creek Road area of Ames Heights.

The sheriff’s office says when first responders arrived at the scene, they found a black Mazda had run off the roadway rolling onto its top. They said the passenger compartment of the vehicle was completely submerged in a creek.

The crash remains under investigation. Anyone with information regarding the crash is asked to contact the sheriff’s department at 304-574-3590.

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