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BREAKING NEWS: One dead in traffic accident
In Patrick County
Monday, May 27, 2013
Virginia State Police Sgt. Robert Carpentieri confirmed one person died in connection with a Monday traffic accident in Patrick County.
He did not have any other details of the incident, other than to alert motorists to possible delays near the accident scene on U.S. 58.
According to the Virginia Department of Transportation’s website, a vehicle fire near mile marker 251 on U.S. 58 initially closed all four lanes of traffic. Two lanes had reopened a little after 2:30 p.m. Monday.
The website also stated that the accident scene was about 10.5 miles east of Stuart.
See this website and Tuesday’s Martinsville Bulletin for details as they are available.