Two people killed in single vehicle crash in Lynchburg

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WDBJ7) The Lynchburg Police Department and Lynchburg Fire and EMS are investigating after a car crash left two people dead.

Crews responded to the 600 block of Leesville Road just after midnight Saturday, according to a statement from Lynchburg Police.

Officers say a 2018 Dodge Charger was traveling on Leesville Road when it ran off the roadway, hitting a tree.

The driver was identified as Duron Guy, 28, of Lynchburg, and the passenger was identified as Eric Goodling, 28, of Lynchburg. Both were pronounced dead on the scene.

The road was closed for several hours while authorities investigated the crash.

The crash is still under investigation.