A fatal accident on U.S. Route 220 closed the road in both directions Friday morning.
A 2002 Hyundai Elantra was traveling south on U.S. Route 220 on Friday, Oct. 25. Two Kenworth tractor trailers were traveling north on U.S. Route 220, when one truck sideswiped the Hyundai, both near the center line, causing the Hyundai to strike the guardrail on the east side of the highway. The Hyundai continued to spin and was struck by the second tractor trailer.
The driver of the Hyundai, 17-year-old Autym Wilt, was pronounced dead at the scene by the Hampshire County Medical Examiner. The