Prince Edward County, VA (July 5, 2023) – One person lost their life as a result of an automobile accident that took place in Prince Edward County.
Just after 2:00 p.m. on July 2, authorities were notified that their assistance was needed at the scene of a crash on Route 460.
According to statements provided by the Virginia State Police, a vehicle was traveling on Route 460 during the early afternoon hours. As the vehicle slowed down to turn onto Route 307 S., the vehicle was struck by a second vehicle, which was traveling westbound.
One person involved in the accident was fatally injured and pronounced deceased following this accident. A second victim suffered undisclosed injuries and had to be transported to a local hospital for emergency care.
At this time, investigations into the crash are underway.
Our thoughts go out to the injured victim and their family at this time.
We offer our condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this crash.