UPDATE: OAK HILL, WV (LOOTPRESS) – The name of the victim that was struck and killed by a vehicle in Oak Hill earlier this month has been released.
Oak Hill Police say Anthony Tegeder, 37, of Hill Top died on February 8, after being struck by a car.
An obituary by High Lawn Funeral Home says Anthony was born on November 14, 1985, in Elkhart, IN to Ronda S. Tegeder and the late Charles E. Shaver.
Anthony enjoyed camping, fishing, and spending time with family and friends.
Charges have not yet been filed and it’s unclear if any will be.
OAK HILL, WV (LOOTPRESS) – A pedestrian was struck and killed on U.S. 19 in Oak Hill.
According to Oak Hill Police Chief Mike Whisman, a pedestrian was walking northbound on U.S. Rt. 19 between the Pea Eidge Exit and the Main Street exit when they were struck by a car and were killed. The incident happened earlier this morning at around 5:14 am.
The driver of the vehicle drove to the police department instead of remaining at the scene of the accident.
Initial indications of contributing circumstances are weather and lighting conditions.
The name of the pedestrian and the driver are not being released at this time.
The investigation is ongoing.