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Name of person killed in ATV accident released

Updated: May. 13, 2021 at 3:09 PM EDT
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UPDATE 5/13/21 @ 4:45 p.m.

NICHOLAS COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) - The name of the person killed in an ATV accident has been released.

The accident happened on Thursday around 1:40 p.m.

The Nicholas County Sheriff’s Department says Anthony Wayne Allen, 53, of Mt. Nebo, was riding his ATV on Upper Collison Creek Road when he lost control of it, ran up on an embankment and overturned.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The incident is under investigation.

The Wilderness Volunteer Fire Department also responded.

ORIGINAL STORY 5/13/21 @ 3:09 p.m.

NICHOLAS COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) - The Nicholas County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a deadly ATV accident.

The Wilderness Volunteer Fire Department says they responded to an ATV accident on Upper Collison Creek Road in Mt. Nebo.

When they got on scene, they found an ATV on its side in the middle of the road. A man was pronounced dead.

No other information has been released.

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