Willis man killed in accident on I-77 in Wythe County

Shortly before 11:30 p.m. last night (June 16, 2018), Virginia State Police was called to a fatal crash in Wythe County.

A 2006 Harley Davidson FXD motorcycle traveling southbound on Interstate 77 at the 45 mile marker struck a deer, ejecting the driver onto the roadway. The driver – Leonard R. Scarberry, 64, of Willis, Va. – was subsequently struck by a 2014 Dodge Ram 1500 and died at the scene.

No charges are expected. The crash remains under investigation at this time.

From Virginia State Police