LAWRENCEVILLE – A single vehicle crash on June 3 claimed the life of Calvin Ray Edmonds, 60, from South Hill.
Sergeant Michelle Anaya with the Virginia State Police said at approximately 7:18 p.m. the Virginia State Police was notified of the accident on Route 46 (Christanna Highway), south of Iron Bridge Road. A 2007 Chevrolet Express van was traveling northbound on Route 46 when the driver veered across the southbound lane, running off the roadway, into the embankment striking a tree. Edmonds died at the scene.
The accident is still under investigation. At the time of the accident, Edmonds was not wearing a seatbelt and alcohol was not a contributing factor.