WAYNE, W.Va. — The names of a husband and wife who died in a fatal accident in Wayne County have been released.

The Herald-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2qh5Fq1 ) reports 37-year-old Roy Caldwell and 33-year-old Lakisha Sue Caldwell of Wayne were killed in the May 9 accident on state Route 152, which connects Wayne to Huntington and Interstate 64.

Sheriff Rick Thompson says the couple’s car crossed the center line and struck an oncoming vehicle. Both vehicles ignited on impact.

The accident remains under investigation and no charges have been filed.

The crash occurred one week after two men were killed in a head-on collision on Route 152.


Information from: The Herald-Dispatch, http://www.herald-dispatch.com

Author photo
The AP is one of the largest and most trusted sources of independent newsgathering. AP is neither privately owned nor government-funded; instead, as a not-for-profit news cooperative owned by its American newspaper and broadcast members, it can maintain its single-minded focus on newsgathering and its commitment to the highest standards of objective, accurate journalism.