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Virginia State Police investigating fatal Montgomery County crash

(WDBJ)
Published: Aug. 28, 2017 at 10:47 AM EDT
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Virginia State Police are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash in Montgomery County.

The crash occurred Saturday night at 11:13 p.m. on Route 460.

Police say a 2006 Yamaha YZF R1 was traveling west on Route 460 at a high rate of speed, when the motorcycle ran off the right side of the roadway, striking the guardrail and ejecting the driver.

The driver was identified as Jackson Demere, 26, of Christiansburg, Va.

Demere was wearing a motorcycle helmet and died at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation.