Father and Son Die in Wreck on I-79
Date: February 7, 2009
Location: I-79 in Harrison County
Type: Car Accident
Outcome: Two Dead and One in Critical Condition
Around 7:00pm on Sunday evening a car traveling on the wrong side of the interstate for over two miles collided head on with a Ford F-150. The car driven by a 56 year old man and his 22 year old son were found dead on scene. The driver of the Ford F-150 was ejected from his truck and is listed in critical condition. Both vehicles burst into flames on impact.
I-79 North was shut down for over three hours with many rescue workers stating it was the worse accidents they have seen. State police are investigating.