Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

April 7, 2014

Truck damages grave sites at Cameron cemetery


Associated Press

CAMERON — Police say dozens of markers and grave sites at a cemetery in Cameron sustained damage when a pickup truck ran over them.

Marshall County Sheriff Kevin Cecil tells WTRF-TV that the incident occurred over the weekend at the Highland Cemetery.

Cecil says a witness reported that the pickup went off a roadway in the cemetery and became stuck. The witness told police that the driver drove over the markers and grave sites while trying to free the pickup.

Police are searching for the truck and the driver.