23-year-old Bedford County man killed after hitting tree blocking roadway

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BEDFORD CO., Va. (WDBJ7) State police say a Bedford County man died after hitting a tree that had fallen across the roadway.

It happened around 3 a.m. on Saturday on Route 704, less than a mile east of Route 705.

A 2005 Volkswagen Jetta was traveling west on Route 704/Matthew Talbot Road when it struck a tree that had fallen across the roadway, according to state police.

The driver, 23-year-old Goode resident Andrew E. Kuminski, died at the scene. He was not wearing a seat belt.

No other vehicles were involved in the crash.