The identity of a man killed in a crash on the U.S. 29 Bypass Thursday has been released.
Ernest F. Andrews, 70, of New Bern, North Carolina, was killed in a single-vehicle crash at 1:45 p.m. on the U.S. 29 bypass, less than a mile south of Izaak Walton Road, according to a Virginia State Police news release. Andrews was driving a tractor-trailer northbound, when he ran off the right side of the road and struck a guardrail. He died at the scene. The release stated Andrews was wearing a seat belt. A medical emergency is considered a factor in the crash.
— From staff reports