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Fatal Accident Under Investigation In McDowell County

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Emergency crews responded to a fatal accident in McDowell County Friday at 1:20 p.m.

State troopers out of the Welch detachment are investigating a fatal one car accident on Route 7 in Twin Branch.

According to authorities an elderly female was transported to the Welch Community Hospital where she was later pronounced dead.

Her name has not been released from authorities and troopers are still investigating the cause of the accident.