AMHERST CO., Va. -

A man is dead after a motorcycle and a tractor-trailer hit each other head-on in Amherst County on Sunday.

Deputies say John Richard Savage, 64, of Midlothian died at the scene. The driver of the tractor-trailer was not hurt.

The crash happened around 4:45 p.m. on Richmond Highway, also known as Route 60, near Banton Lane.

Savage was going east on a Yamaha motorcycle when he crossed into a westbound lane, then hitting the truck, according to the sheriff's office. 

No charges are expected.