UPDATE | Name released in fatal Putnam County crash

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PUTNAM COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- UPDATE 5/25/19 @ 8:30 a.m.
We now know the name of the person who died in a crash Saturday morning.

According to the Putnam County Sheriff's Department, Tyler Will, 25, of Fraziers Bottom was pronounced dead at the scene of an accident on Route 35 in Putnam county.

Investigators are still trying to determine the cause of the crash.

This is the second fatal accident on Route 35 in less than 24 hours.

This is a developing story. Keep checking the WSAZ app for updates.



ORIGINAL STORY 5/25/19
One person is dead after a crash on Route 35 in Putnam County.

Putnam County dispatchers said it happened just before 12:30 Saturday morning near Shamrock Lane.

The victim was dead when first responders arrived on scene.

It is unknown what caused the crash at this time.

This is the second fatal accident on Route 35 in less than 24 hours.

This is a developing story. Keep checking the WSAZ app for updates.