Man dies after car hits tree in Mon County
Authorities say a man died after his car hit a tree in Monongalia County.
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - Authorities say a man died after his car hit a tree in Monongalia County on Wednesday.
The Monongalia County Sheriff’s Office said deputies found a 2008 Porsche Cayenne Turbo on its top over a hill on the Kingwood Pike near the 1-68 overpass.
The driver, identified as 43-year-old Philip V. Soldatchenkov, of Annadale, VA, was pronounced dead at the scene.
An investigation determined the vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed before it left the road and hit the tree.
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