Crash involving a coal truck claims a life

imagesLOGAN COUNTY, WV.–A Logan County woman has died following a Thursday accident with a coal truck.

The Logan County Sheriff’s Department reports the victim has been identified as 39-year-old Amanda Roberts, of Man. Preliminary investigation revealed her car was struck after she pulled out onto Route 80 near Christian in front of the coal truck. Roberts, along with the coal truck driver, were transported to an area hospital for treatment. Roberts was pronounced deceased at the hospital while the coal truck driver’s condition is unknown at this time. The accident remains under investigation.