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UPDATE: Arrest made following fatal Pleasants County wreck

Published: Sep. 20, 2021 at 3:04 PM EDT
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ST. MARYS, W.Va. (WTAP) - A woman is behind bars Monday after Pleasants County authorities said she left the scene of a fatal wreck on Friday.

Cana Turner, 21, was allegedly behind the wheel of the car when it wrecked on Henry Camp Road.

Her alleged passenger, Abigail Hause, 18, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Sheriff Chuck Mankins said Turner was not at the scene when authorities arrived.

Turner was later arrested, though it was not immediately clear what she has been charged with.

She is listed in the North Central Regional Jail as a pretrial felon.

Mankins said Turner and Hause lived together.

You can read our previous coverage of this story here.

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