Ritchie County car crash leaves 1 man dead

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HARRISVILLE, W.Va. – A man has died as a result of a three vehicle accident on Route 16 in Ritchie County earlier this week.

According to the Ritchie County 911 Comm Center, the incident occurred Wednesday morning on Route 16, killing one of the drivers, Benjamin Webb, 27, of Harrisville.

Harrisville and Elenboro volunteer fire departments responded, as well as Ritchie County EMS and the Ritchie County Sheriff’s Department.

An investigation is still ongoing into the cause of the accident, as deputies work to recreate the scene. No further information is available at this time.

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