A Lee County sheriff’s deputy was injured and another driver killed after a two-vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 58 Friday.
According to State Police spokesperson Corinne Geller, the crash happened around 6:48 p.m. Tuesday when a single vehicle northbound on U.S. Route 23 ran off the road near the 49-mile marker and overturned.
A pileup involving more than 60 cars on Interstate 64 in Virginia on Sunday morning injured dozens of people, some critically, according to state police.
A Scott County sheriff’s deputy and two other drivers were charged with following too closely after an early-morning crash near Nickelsville Wednesday.
The victim in a single-vehicle motorcycle crash near Wise was identified Monday.
The Virginia State Police is still investigating an early Sunday morning motorcycle crash southeast of Wise.
A Bluff City man is facing charges after allegedly leading the Virginia State Police on a high speed pursuit Monday morning, partly in the wrong lanes of I-81, and ending when he crashed into an occupied house.
The VSP said the pilot was not injured, and no vehicles on the interstate were struck or damaged.
A Scott County man is dead as the result of a two-vehicle crash that occurred shortly before 7 a.m. Saturday.
The Virginia State Police is investigating a death that occurred on Route 23 Saturday.
The Virginia State Police is investigating the circumstances of a man struck by a truck in Lee County early Monday. He was flown to Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport for treatment of serious injuries.
GATE CITY — A Scott County man is dead following a single-vehicle crash Tuesday, the Virginia State Police said.
The fixed-wing, single-engine 1941 Piper was found off Cemetery Road on Fancy Gap Mountain around 3 a.m. Sunday.
Leon T. Smith, 24 of Norton, was charged Friday with first degree murder in Tuesday’s fatal shooting of 34-year old Lee David Phipps of Pennington Gap.
PENNINGTON GAP — The Virginia State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation’s Wytheville Field Office, with the assistance of the Lee County Sheriff’s Office, is investigating a fatal shooting in Pennington Gap.