Fatal Hit & Run In Brunswick County


Virginia State Police are searching for Fatal Hit-and-Run Suspect in Brunswick County. Friday night at approximately 10:39 p.m., VSP were called to a two-vehicle hit-and-run crash which resulted in a fatality. 

The incident occurred on State Route 611, west of State Route 623, in Brunswick County, Va. 

A 2012 Honda Civic, driven by Archie Lee Ruffin, was traveling eastbound on Route 611 when a 1991 Honda Accord, traveling westbound Route 611, lost control and veered into the path of the Honda Civic. Impact caused both vehicles to run off the road into a ditch. 

The driver of the 1991 Honda Accord, fled the scene of the crash.

Mr. Archie Lee Ruffin died at the scene, he was not wearing his seat belt at the time of the accident, and alcohol was not a factor. 

Any one with information or who witness this accident is asked to contact State Police at (757) 424-6800 or #77 on a cell phone.

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