1 man killed, 1 injured in crash in Tyler County

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SISTERSVILLE, W.Va. - One man was killed and another injured in a head-on collision on Route 2 in Tyler County Monday afternoon.

It happened about 4:45 p.m. near Davenport, which is between Friendly and Sistersville.

The Tyler County sheriff's office says David Peter Weekly, 45, of Pennsboro, was pronounced dead at the scene.

He was driving a 2015 Hyundai car south on Route 2 when he was involved in the head-on collision with Joseph Charles Preat, 18, of Reader, W.Va., who was driving a 2007 Toyota pickup truck north on Route 2.

Preat was taken to Sistersville General Hospital and was in stable condition there after the accident, a hospital spokesman said.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation.