Trucker dies in single-vehicle crash in Wythe County

At 5:52 p.m. Tuesday (Sept. 29), Virginia State Police responded to a single-vehicle crash in Wythe County. A tractor-trailer traveling north on I-77 on the ramp leading to northbound I-81 ran off the left side of the road and down into a culvert. The male driver died at the scene. State police is still in the process of notifying the next of kin. The crash remains under investigation.

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