Virginia State Police investigating fatal crash in Carroll County

Published: Nov. 6, 2017 at 9:57 AM EST
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One man is dead after an accident that happened in Carroll County Sunday around 10:05 a.m.

Michael A. Wells, 56, was driving a 2006 Ford Ranger on Wards Gap Rd. when he lost control, crossed the center line and struck a 1995 Chevrolet pick-up truck head on. Wells was pronounced dead at the scene.

Nicholas S. Cotts, 21, who was driving the Chevrolet pick-up truck, was transported to Northern Surry Hospital in North Caronlina with minor injuries. Tasha M. Crotts, 28, and two juvenile passengers also suffered minor injuries and were transported to the hospital.

Everyone involved in the crash was wearing their seat belt.

The crash remains under investigation.