Man killed in Bedford County crash

Published: Jul. 23, 2021 at 10:45 AM EDT
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ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ) - Virginia State Police is investigating a Bedford County crash that left one man dead July 19.

The crash happened just before 12:30 a.m. on Route 24, less than a mile west of Orrix Creek Road/Route 713.

Authorities say a Honda Element was going east on Route 24 when it crossed the center line while going through a curve, hitting a Chevrolet Suburban going west head-on.

The driver of the Honda, 19-year-old Jacob E. Doss, died at the scene. He was not wearing a seatbelt.

The driver of the Chevrolet, a 53-year-old man from Huddleston, was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment of serious injuries. He was wearing a seatbelt.

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