Double fatal crash in Nicholas County

POWELL MOUNTAIN, W.Va. — Two people were killed when a motorcycle and tractor trailer collided on U.S. Route 19 near Summersville Thursday afternoon.

According to authorities, a man and woman on the motorcycle were killed.

The wreck occurred at just before 3 p.m. near Powell Mountain.

Traffic was initially slowed in the area.

The crash is under investigation.

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