An Amherst man was killed in a tractor-trailer accident early Friday morning in Loudoun County.
22-year-old Andrew Vassar died in the accident. He was not wearing a seat belt.
The accident happened just before 5 a.m. on Braddock Road, a mile east of Route 15/James Madison Highway.
According to Virginia State Police, the tractor-trailer Vassar was driving went off the right side of the road and overturned in a ditch.
The pallets fell of the trailer and hit the front porch of a home. No one inside the home was hurt.