Woman Dies after Being Hit by Car on Interstate 64 in Huntington

By: WSAZ News Staff Email
By: WSAZ News Staff Email

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- Huntington Police are investigating a fatal accident on Interstate 64.

It happened about 11:30 p.m. Friday around the 9 mile marker.

Witnesses told Huntington Police that 36-year-old Katrina Taylor was arguing with her boyfriend in the backseat of a car.

She asked the driver to pull over. When the vehicle stopped, witnesses told police she got out of the car and walked into the eastbound lanes of I-64 and was hit by an oncoming car.

She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The interstate was shut down for nearly two hours.

No other information is being released at this time.

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