VSP investigating fatal crash on Route 460 in Giles County

Happened in the Pearisburg area near Thomas Drive

Virginia State Police is investigating a fatal crash that happened on Route 460E in Giles County Wednesday morning.

GILES COUNTY, Va. – Virginia State Police is investigating a fatal crash that happened on Route 460E in Giles County Wednesday morning.

The crash involved a tractor trailer and occurred in the Pearisburg area near Thomas Drive, according to VDOT.

As of 5 a.m., all east lanes as well as the west left shoulder and left lane are closed.

VDOT reports that all eastbound traffic is being diverted onto Route 100 and then back onto Route 460 eastbound.

Virginia State Police told 10 News that more information will be released once the next-of-kin is properly notified.

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