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Halifax County car crash kills one, police say

Police report a single-car crash that killed a 60-year-old man Wednesday

HALIFAX COUNTY, Va. – Virginia State Police said Saturday afternoon that they are investigating a single-car crash in Halifax County that killed a Charlotte County man Wednesday.

A police spokeswoman said the driver was Robert W. Clark, 60. He died after being transported to a Lynchburg hospital. He was wearing a seat belt.

Clark was driving a 2012 van when it ran off the left side of the highway and hit a tree. Police said the crash happened on Route 360 less than a mile east of Route 344 at 3:05 p.m. Wednesday.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.