66-year-old Bedford County man dies in crash

Crash happened Tuesday evening on Route 652

BEDFORD COUNTY, Va. – A 66-year-old Big Island man died in a single-vehicle crash on Tuesday evening in Bedford County, according to Virginia State Police.

At 5:40 p.m., on Route 652, a mile east of Route 752, Woodrow Franklin Gibson was driving a 1992 Chevrolet S-10 eastbound when he ran off the right side of the road and hit a tree, according to police.

Gibson was wearing a seat belt and police said he died at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation.

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