Lexington man dies after authorities say his truck ran off side of road, hit a tree
Authorities say truck ran off side of the road Tuesday afternoon
ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, Va. – A Lexington man died in a fatal crash in Rockbridge County Tuesday afternoon, according to Virginia State Police.
Authorities say a 1998 Chevrolet pickup truck was driving west on Route 60 when it ran off the left side of the road and hit a tree around 12:30 p.m.
The driver, Harvey Chittum, 92, of Lexington, was wearing his seatbelt and died at the scene.
Police say the crash is still under investigation.
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