UPDATE: Deputies release name of woman killed in auto-pedestrian accident


UPDATE (1/21/2021 9:50 a.m.):

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The Monongalia County Sheriff’s Department has released more information into an accident which took place on Jan. 17.

According to a press release, the woman who was struck has been identified as Jennifer Allison, 37, of Morgantown.

The driver was not injured, according to the release, and a investigation into the accident is still being performed at this time.

ORIGINAL (1/20/2021 1:46 p.m.):

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — A woman struck by a vehicle on Grafton Road in Morgantown has died as a result of her injuries.

According to the Monongalia County Sheriff’s Department, on Jan. 17, a vehicle struck a woman near the Whitetail Crossing area of Grafton Road in an auto-pedestrian accident.

The woman later died as a result of her injuries, and deputies are performing an investigation into the incident, according to the sheriff’s department.

No further details are available at this time, but the sheriff’s department anticipates releasing more information at a later date.

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