Update: One dead in fatal vehicle accident in Jefferson County

West Virginia

JEFFERSON COUNTY, W.Va. (WDVM) — The sole victim of a single car accident was declared dead at the scene after being ejected from the vehicle.

The call for the accident at Leetown Road and Paynes Ford Road in Kearneysville, West Virginia came into the Middleway Fire Department at approximately 7:10 in the evening.

Officers have identified the victim as 67-year-old Mohsen Sadeghzadeh of Winchester, Virginia. He passed away as a result of the injuries sustained in the accident.

Investigators believe that the Toyota pickup truck that Sadeghzadeh was driving fell off of the road while he was driving southbound on Leetown Road and when the truck re-entered the road, it overturned and ejected the victim.

The investigation is still ongoing and anyone with information should contact Corporal Perry with the West Virginia State Police at 304-725-9779.

This is a developing story and will be updated.

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