BEDFORD CO., Va. -

State police are investigating a deadly car crash in Bedford County.

It happened around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday on Nemmo Road near Scenic Drive.

Troopers say a 2010 Ford Focus ran off the left side of the road, hit a mailbox and then a tree.

Joe Bayless, 70, of Vinton was driving the car.

Bayless was pronounced dead at the scene.

No further information is available at this time.