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Nelson : Roseland / Bryant : VSP Investigates Fatal 151 Accident – Deceased Identified (Update 7.6.19)

[ 0 ] July 4, 2019 |

Bryant / Roseland
Nelson County, Virginia

Here is the latest update from VSP as of Saturday night at 9:30 PM 7.6.19 with identification of the deceased person:

Virginia State Police Trooper Z.C. Harris is investigating a fatal crash in Nelson County. The crash occurred July 4, 2019 at 5:01 p.m. on Route 151, south of East Branch Loop.

A 2005 Toyota Scion was traveling north along Route 151 when it crossed the center-line and and began to spin around. The Scion struck head-on a southbound 2015 Lincoln Navigator.

The driver of the Scion, Sarah E. Brungard, 24, of Lynchburg, Va., died at the scene. She was wearing a seat belt.

The driver of the Lincoln, Wallace M. Giles Jr., 61, of Roseland, Va., was wearing a seat belt. He was not injured in the crash. His 57-year-old female passenger was wearing a seat belt and was treated at the scene for minor injuries.

The crash remains under investigation.

Corinne N. Geller
Public Relations Director
Virginia State Police

Verbatim press release from VSP at 8:52 PM Thursday evening July 4, 2019.

“At 5:01 p.m. Thursday (July 4), Virginia State Police responded to a two-vehicle crash that occurred at Route 151 and East Branch Loop in Nelson County. There is one confirmed fatality. State police is still investigating the cause of the crash.

Corinne N. Geller

Public Relations Director

Virginia State Police


Original post

Virginia State Police continue their investigation into a fatal auto accident that occurred late Thursday afternoon on Nelson Route 151 in Bryant near the intersection of East Branch Loop. We first talked about it in this Facebook post around 5:45 PM Thursday afternoon.

Few specific details are known as of this post. We have an inquiry into our official contact with VSP in Richmond.

We will provide more details as we have them.


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