VSP investigating fatal Rockingham Co. crash

VSP investigating fatal Rockingham Co. crash
Virginia State Police (FILE) (Source: WVIR)

ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, Va. (WVIR) - The Virginia State Police is investigating a single-vehicle fatal crash that occurred in Rockingham County late Saturday, November 28.

Authorities say a 2007 Chevy Silverado was traveling east on Route 865 - near Bergton Road - when it was unable to maneuver a curve, ran off the side of the roadway, and collided with a tree around 11:55 p.m.

The driver, a 16-year-old man from Criders, was transported to Sentara RMH Medical Center where he later succumbed to his injuries. VSP says the teen was not wearing a seat belt.

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