One person died in a serious car accident on Saturday in Marshall County.

The accident happened on Rt. 2 near Burch Ridge Road. Two vehicles were involved and backed up traffic on Rt. 2 for hours.

According to Sheriff Kevin Cecil, one vehicle was travelling northbound and the other southbound, when they collided nearly head on.

One of the drivers, a Moundsville man in his mid-thirties, was killed. Two other people were injured, one of the injuries being serious and one minor.

Sheriff Cecil says that the crash was caused by the weather conditions.