Virginia State Police investigating fatal Louisa County crash

policeA Louisa man is dead after a single-vehicle crash Saturday night in Louisa County.

The crash occurred 11:45 p.m. on Byrd Mill Road, less than a mile south of Route 745. A 1988 Chevrolet 2500 pickup truck was traveling south on Byrd Mill Road when it ran off the left side of the road and struck a tree.

The driver, Jason L. Riner, 40, of Louisa, died at the scene. He was not wearing a seatbelt.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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