One dead, one airlifted to hospital after Campbell County crash

By Samantha Smith - Digital Content Producer, Heather Butterworth - Digital Content Producer

Credit: Lyn-Dan Heights Volunteer Fire Department

CAMPBELL COUNTY, Va. - A Campbell County man is dead and another has been airlifted to the hospital after a crash in Campbell County Monday night, according to Virginia State Police. 

State police say the crash happened around 7:30 p.m. in the 2300 block of Lynbrook Road, which is Route 622. A Chevrolet pickup truck was traveling east when the driver ran off the right side of the road, went down an embankment, and hit a tree. 

The driver, 59-year-old Evington resident John F. Lambert, was seriously hurt. His passenger, 38-year-old Evington resident John S. Lambert, died at the scene. 

Charges are pending. 

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