Sheriff's Deputies Investigate Fatal Accident

The Kanawha County Sheriff's Office has been investigating a fatal accident that happened on I77 just north of the City Limits of Charleston early Thursday morning. 48-year old Edward Pete Bryant of Big Chimney was driving south on I77 on his way to work when he was struck head-on by a wrong way driver. That driver has been identified as 46-year old Angela Renee Walker of Charleston. The wrong way driver suffered serious injuries, while Bryant was pronounced dead at CAMC. Investigators believe alcohol was involved, and the Kanawha County Sheriff's office asks anyone with information to call. You can remain anonymous.

(304) 357-0169 and speak with Lt. F.D. Beasley II or Deputy J.L. Lester