According to a news release from VSP Public Relations Director Corinne Geller, Trooper D.F. Rutherford is investigating the incident that occurred on Route 23 at mile marker 13.
A 2008 Ford Ranger was southbound when it ran off the left side of the highway and over-corrected in the median, causing the vehicle to overturn.
The driver, Gregory E. Hill, 51, Gate City, was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected from the pickup. He was transported to Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport, where he succumbed to his injuries.
The crash remains under investigation.