A two vehicle accident in Mason County, WV leaves one person dead and another injured.
According to dispatchers, it happened in the area of Route 2 in front of the ICL Plant in Gallipolis Ferry at 7:50 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 19.
Dispatchers say a car hit a semi tractor trailer.
One person in the car was pronounced dead at the scene, while a passenger in the car was taken to the hospital with unknown injuries.
No one was injured in the tractor trailer.
Dispatchers say Route 2 was shut down, but has since re-opened.
The Mason County Sheriff's Department and the Pt. Pleasant Volunteer Fire Department responded to the accident.
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