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Fatal Crash Closes Huguenot Trail in Powhatan

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POWHATAN (WRIC) - One person is dead after a single-car crash on Huguenot Trail in Powhatan County Tuesday afternoon.

Ledge A. Schmidhammer, 58, died after his 1967 Camero ran off of the right side of the road just after 5 p.m. Tuesday. The car struck a tree, killing the driver.

The road was closed for more than three hours while police investigated the incident.

State Police officials said speed is considered to be a factor in the crash.

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