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BREAKING NEWS: Two die in crash on U.S. 220
Emergency workers are shown at the scene of Thursday's fatal accident. (Bulletin photo by Mike Wray)
Thursday, January 9, 2014
Two people were killed in a head-on collision on U.S. 220 South around 10 p.m. Thursday.
The names of the victims had not been released by around 11:30 p.m.
Sgt. J.M. Phillippi of the Virginia State Police said the accident occurred when a Ford pickup and a small passenger car crashed head-on in the southbound lane of the highway.
The pickup had been traveling northbound and crossed into the southbound lane, Phillippi added.
See this page Friday for more on this story.