Fatal Accident in Bedford County

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Virginia State Police are investigating a fatal crash in Bedford County.

The accident happened a little after 8 a.m. yesterday on Route 757.

Police say a 2004 Hyundai Elantra was traveling southbound on Route 757 when it ran off the left side of the road and hit a fence.

23 year old Garrett Charles McMahon, the driver of the Elentra, was taken to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital, but died a short time later.

McMahon was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.

We will update you as more information comes into our newsroom.

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