NOTTOWAY COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Three people are dead after a two-vehicle crash on West Colonial Trail (Route 460) in Nottoway County.
According to Virginia State Police, just after 9 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 10, a 2005 Honda Accord was heading south on Cellar Creek road near West Colonial Trail Highway when the driver ignored a stop sign. The Honda pulled onto West Colonial Trail Highway, into the path of a tractor-trailer that was heading west.
The tractor-trailer swerved trying to avoid the Honda but the two vehicles collided. The three people in the Honda, the man driving as well as a man and a woman riding in the car, were all pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the tractor-trailer was not injured.
This crash is still under investigation by VSP.