Cumberland Times-News

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October 26, 2013

Route 220 accident victim identified - 10/27

PURGITSVILLE, W.Va. — A Friday morning accident on U.S. Route 220 in Hampshire County claimed the life of 17-year-old Autym Mich-elle Wolfe of Purgitsville.

West Virginia State Police reported Wolfe was driving a Hyundai southbound when her vehicle sideswiped a southbound tractor-trailer near the centerline. The vehicle then spun around into the guardrail on the east roadway edge before re-entering the highway where it was struck by a second tractor-trailer.

Wolfe was pronounced dead at the scene of the 6:45 a.m. crash. The drivers of the two trucks reportedly es-caped injuries.

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