The incident happened in the northbound lanes of the turnpike just past the Athens exit. White activated had his light bar with directional signals indicating drivers should move left when he stopped his vehicle. The driver of the vehicle that struck White did not stop to help him, but White crawled back to his vehicle to call for medical help
The incident is under investigation by the West Virginia State Police. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the Turnpike Detachment at 304-256-6786. West Virginia and Virginia law calls for drivers to move over for emergency vehicles.
June is National Move Over Awareness Month. Details about move over laws can be found here: http://www.moveoveramerica.