Man dies in rollover crash in Scott County

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SCOTT COUNTY (WSLS 10) - Virginia State Police are investigating a fatal rollover crash that happened this week in Scott County.

Troopers said at 2:51 p.m. Wednesday, July 15, they responded to an accident on Route 622 (North Forks Knob Rd), approximately a half a mile south of Route 600 (Fairview Road).

A 2012 Ford Focus was traveling south on Route 622 when it ran off the right side of the road, went over an embankment and overturned into a creek.

The driver, identified as Steven L. Benton, 60, of Duffield, Va., died at the scene.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.