Woman is dead after being struck by vehicle in Sissonville

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UPDATED: 8:45 a.m. October 2, 2020:

SISSONVILLE, WV (WOWK) – An 18-year-old woman was struck and killed Thursday night after being struck by a vehicle in Sissonville.

Kanawha County Sheriff Mike Rutherford identified the victim Friday morning as Elizabeth A. Niemeyer of Charleston.

The accident happened about 7:35 p.m. in the 7100 block of Sissonville Drive.

Rutherford says Niemeyer was pushing a stroller with a small child at the fog line, another child was nearby walking with her, as were several dogs. Neither child more animals were injured when Niemeyer was sturck by the vehicle which was travelling north on Sissonville Drive.

Rutherford says no charges are expected to be filed against the driver of the vehicle.

This is a developing story, and we will continue to update it on WOWKTV.com, the WOWK 13 News App, and on 13 News on air.

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