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Coroner Investigates Death of Semi Driver

April 8, 2013

  04/09/13  The cause of death has not been determined on the semi driver that crashed on US 6 Monday morning. 

51 year old Edward E. Heward of Romney, West Virginia was pronounced dead at the scene about 10:50 Monday morning by Marshall County Coroner Bill Cleavenger.  Romney was driving a semi on US 6 when for an unknown reason the truck went off the north side of US 6 and down an embankment just west of Miami Trail in Bremen. 

An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday morning.

Traffic on US 6 was stopped for hours as emergency crews were on the scene and then the complicated process of removing the semi.