Hagerstown Woman Dies In Kayak Accident In West Virginia

Her identity was released on Thursday.


DRYFORK, W.Va. (AP) – Authorities have released the identity of a Maryland woman who died in a kayaking accident in northern West Virginia.

News outlets report the accident occurred Sunday on Red Creek in Tucker County when the woman’s kayak hit a partially submerged tree and turned over. Her body was recovered downstream.

The Division of Natural Resources identified her as 56-year-old Nancy Kell of Hagerstown, Maryland.


By The Associated Press