Amherst County, Virginia
Release via VSP:
Virginia State Police Trooper J.A. Barbour is investigating a fatal crash in Amherst County. The crash occurred at 1:34 p.m., on Saturday (Sept. 23), on Route 130, approximately one mile west of Route 812.
A 2001 Nissan Maxima was traveling east on Route 130 when it first ran off the right side of the road. The vehicle then crossed back over the road and ran off the left side where it struck an embankment and struck a tree.
The driver, Robert G. Kindle, 71, of Glasgow Va., died at the scene. He was not wearing a seatbelt.
The crash remains under investigation.
Corinne N. Geller
Public Relations Director
Virginia State Police