AMHERST COUNTY, Va. – Police are investigating after a fatal crash in Amherst County on Tuesday, according to Virginia State Police.
Authorities received the call a little after 4 p.m. yesterday when a 2018 Nissan Versa going northbound on 151 hit a southbound 2005 Toyota Tacoma while trying to make a left turn onto Warrwick Barn Road.
The driver of the Nissan, 92-year-old Walter Hughes of Roseland, was pronounced dead at the scene. Police say that Hughes was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.
The driver in the other car was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment of minor injuries.
Virginia State Police say that no charges are expected and that the crash remains under investigation.