BIG ISLAND, Va. -

A Bedford County man is dead, following an accident in the Big Island area Sunday.

State Police say Marcus Peters was driving north on Route 122 around 8:15 Sunday night, when he ran his truck off the road and overcorrected.  His vehicle hit several trees and flipped, causing Peters to be ejected.  Officers say he was the only person involved in the accident.

Peters, 33, was a 1998 graduate of Liberty High School and worked at Arrington’s Grocery in Bedford.

Peters' funeral will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday at Hunting Creek Baptist Church. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Burch-Messier Walnut Street Chapel in Bedford.