Lynchburg man killed in Route 221 wreck

Wayne L. Johnson was 63 years old


BEDFORD COUNTY, Va. – State police say a Lynchburg man was killed in a single-vehicle crash Friday night. 

It happened around 10:45 p.m. on Route 221 in Bedford County, south of Route 666. 

State police say a 2006 Chevrolet Trailblazer was traveling along Route 221 when it ran off the left side of the highway. It then hit a mailbox, a sign and then several trees. 

The driver, Wayne L. Johnson, 63, died at the scene. 

The crash remains under investigation.