UPDATE: Parkersburg Police identify victim of Thursday's fatal crash on Garfield Avenue

Published: Jul. 26, 2018 at 5:39 PM EDT
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Update: 7/27/2018

Parkersburg Police have identified the victim of Thursday's fatal crash on Garfield Avenue as Joshua Edward Gibbs, 36, of Coolville, Ohio.

An autopsy is being performed to determine the exact cause of his death.


A man has died after a crash in the parking lot of Golden Corral on Garfield Avenue in Parkersburg on Thursday afternoon.

Police say he appears to have a suffered a medical problem that led to the crash.

It happened just after noon when a car ran off Garfield Avenue and hit another vehicle in the parking lot of the Golden Corral restaurant.

Parkersburg Police say the driver of that car died later in the afternoon at Camden Clark Medical Center.

The name of the deceased driver isn't being released until after authorities notify his family members.