At least one person dead after crash in Nelson County, authorities say

Virginia State Police said the crash happened Thursday morning on Route 151 near Route 6


NELSON COUNTY, Va. – Virginia State Police said at least one person is dead after a Thursday morning crash in Nelson County.

Police said they responded to the crash at 10:14 a.m. after a passenger vehicle and a tractor-trailer collided on Route 151 near Route 6.

The impact caused the tractor-trailer, which was loaded with gravel, to overturn, causing its tailgate hit a third vehicle, authorities said.

As of 3:25 p.m. Thursday, VSP said there is at least one person dead, and they are working to notify the victim’s family.

The crash is still under investigation, according to VSP.

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