Troopers investigate fatal crash in Preston County

MASONTOWN, W.Va. — Investigators say a driver suffered a medical emergency before losing control of her car in Preston County Thursday morning.

State troopers said Arvelva McCrobie, 76, was pronounced dead at the scene after her vehicle hit a power pole and rolled several times along state Route 7 near Masontown.

The wreck happened at a few minutes after 11 a.m. Thursday.

McCrobie was in her vehicle when emergency crews arrived on the scene.





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