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VSP investigating fatal two-vehicle crash in Rockingham County

VSP investigating two-vehicle crash in Rockingham County
VSP investigating two-vehicle crash in Rockingham County(WHSV)
Published: Nov. 18, 2021 at 10:01 AM EST
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HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) - The Virginia State Police is investigating a crash that happened Thursday, November 18 at 7:02 a.m. on Island Ford Rd. near Burner Well Drilling Inc.

VSP says a 2004 Oldsmobile Alero was traveling west on Rt. 649 when it rear-ended a 2000 Chevrolet Silverado that was stopped to make a left turn. The Chevrolet then caught fire.

The driver of Oldsmobile, a 26-year-old male of Bridgewater, suffered serious injuries in the crash and was flown to UVA Medical Center for treatment. The male was not wearing a seatbelt.

The driver of the Chevrolet, an 84-year-old male of Elkton, died at the scene of the crash as a result of his injuries sustained in the crash. The male was wearing a seatbelt.

Charges are pending as the crash remains under investigation.

This is a developing story. Stay with WHSV for the latest information.

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