Man suffering from medical episode dies in crash while driving to hospital
HURRICANE, W.Va. (WCHS/WVAH) —
A man who was suffering from a medical episode died in a crash Wednesday morning in Hurricane.
Robert Frank Shirkey of Hurricane was suffering from a medical episode and tried driving to the hospital, Mayor Scott Edwards said. Shirkey crashed into a tree and died not far from his home.
Hurricane police said it happened about 4:30 a.m. at the intersection of Virginia Avenue and Jamestown Way.
Police said there was only one car involved in the crash.