Bristol man dies in Wythe County crash

Bristol man dies in Wythe County crash

At 12:23 a.m. on Wednesday (April 13), Virginia State Police responded to a single-vehicle crash on northbound I-81 near the 60 mile-marker.

A 1995 Volvo tractor-trailer was traveling north on I-81 when it ran off the left side of the road, struck an embankment and overturned.

The driver, Gerald R. Camper, Jr., 40, of Bristol, Tenn., died at the scene. He was wearing a seatbelt.

The crash remains under investigation.