WILSONBURG, W.Va. — A 4-year-old girl was killed Tuesday evening when a vehicle crashed into a tree along Wilsonburg Road.

The girl was reportedly in a child safety seat at the time of the crash, just before 7 p.m. Tuesday. The girl and the driver of the vehicle, believed to be in her early 70s, were traveling along Wilsonburg Road, roughly a mile past Gregorys Run Road.

Bicyclists in the area performed CPR on the girl at the scene. She was then transported to UHC, where she was later pronounced dead.

The driver of the vehicle was transported to UHC and later to Ruby Memorial Hospital. There is no update on her condition.

The Harrison County Sheriff’s Office is continuing to investigate the cause of the accident.

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