1 person killed in crash in Mathews County

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WVEC.com

Posted on July 22, 2013 at 6:09 AM

Updated Monday, Jul 22 at 8:37 AM

Mathews Co. fatal crash

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MATHEWS CO. - A woman was killed in an early-morning crash in Mathews County.

It happened around 2:15 a.m. Monday in the 1800 block of East River Road (Route 660).

Spokeswoman Sgt. Michelle Anaya said 20-year-old McKennah Evelyn Moore of Moon was killed when her car slammed head-on into a John Deere front loader that had stopped to make adjustments to the car it was towing.

Part of the front loader was in the northbound lanes and Moore's car stuck it..

The John Deere driver, Carlos Vicente, has been charged with improper stopping and improper towing.

 

Sgt. Anaya says officers are conducting alternating lane closures to allow traffic to pass through the neighborhood.

 

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