State Police: Driver taken to hospital after crash at elementary school in Pittsylvania County

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PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ7) -- State Police are investigating a crash at Kentuck Elementary School that sent a driver to the hospital.

It happened just before 11:00 a.m. Thursday, when a driver ran off Route 729, and into the school's parking lot, hitting 5 parked vehicles.

Officials believe the driver had a medical emergency, which caused the crash.

He was taken to the hospital with a life-threatening condition, and authorities said he was not wearing a seatbelt at the time.

The driver has not been charged.

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