Truck driver Bill Needham braced for death at the bottom of the Ohio River after a bridge collapse 50 years ago in West Virginia sent his rig and dozens of other vehicles into the frigid waters. A crucial joint in the 39-year-old Silver Bridge's …
Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated. CNN – A train carrying crude oil derailed Monday in West Virginia and exploded, filling the sky with thick clouds of fire and smoke. One home was destroyed, …
A man died after being hit by a train early Friday morning. The accident happened shortly after 3 a.m. near 715 Lafayette Street. Police said the victim was 25-year-old Kenneth Gene Graham III from Shady Spring, West Virginia who was in …
When the driver heard the train whistle, he put the car in reverse, but the train still hit the front of the car. West Virginia State Police are investigating. Stay with 5 News for continued coverage of this accident. UPDATE 1:25 PM: According …
KEYSTONE, W. Va. (WVNS)-- A woman faces DUI with injury and unlawful possession charges after two children are injured in a head on collision in McDowell County. According to a trooper with the West Virginia State Police Welch …
WASHINGTON, Feb. 16 (Xinhua) -- A train hauling over 100 tankers of crude oil derailed on Monday in West Virginia, causing multiple explosions and forcing evacuation of two towns. One or two of the tankers plunged into a river Monday …
A West Virginia University graduate student is studying an unexplored enzyme that could lead to new diabetes treatments. Stephanie Shumar is a graduate student in WVU's School of Medicine and is studying biochemistry and …
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia tax collections of $1.3 billion so far this fiscal year are 5.3 percent higher than last year, with October receipts nearing $354 million, both very close to budget projections, state officials reported …
The driver involved in a Friday truck-train collision has been identified as Shahrzad Askoorochi, 57. He was treated on scene by the West Frankfort Fire Department and airlifted to Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. At 2:28 p.m. Friday, …