38-year-old man dies in Grayson County crash

The crash happened just north of Hardin Road on New River Parkway


GRAYSON COUNTY, Va. – A 38-year-old Sparta, North Carolina man died on Friday after a crash in Grayson County, according to Virginia State Police.

At 11:50 p.m., police responded to a crash on Route 21 in Grayson County, just north of Hardin Road.

A 2001 Chevrolet Cavalier went off the right side of the road, hit a guardrail, overcorrected, then went off the left side of the road and hit a tree, according to police.

Carlos Hernandez, 38, the driver of the Chevy, died at the scene.

Police did not say whether or not he was wearing a seat belt.

The crash is still under investigation.

Below is a map of an approximate location of the crash:

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