State Police investigating deadly crash in Appomattox Co.


APPOMATTOX CO. (WSLS 10) - Virginia State Police are investigating a deadly single vehicle crash.

It happened June 19 at 10:57 a.m. on Route 460 less than a mile east of Route 633. That's when troopers say a 1996 Cadillac Deville was traveling eastbound on Route 460 when it ran off the right side of the road, went down an embankment and hit a tree.

The driver, Michael Leftwich, 29, of Bedford, was not wearing a seat belt and died at the scene.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.