New Hampshire man dies in single-vehicle crash on I-81

Virginia State Police

At 2:27 p.m. on Jan. 31, Virginia State Police responded to a single-vehicle crash on the I-81 ramp for Exit 94.

A 2011 Hyundai Tucson was traveling south on I-81 when it took Exit 94 for Route 99. The Hyundai ran off the left side of the ramp, overturned and struck a tree.

The driver, Gerald P. Kinney, 74, of Dalton, N.H., was transported to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital where on Feb. 3, he succumbed to his injuries. He was wearing a seatbelt.

Speed is considered a factor in the crash. The crash remains under investigation.