State Police are investigating a fatal crash in Bedford County

Bedford Co. scam alert (Image 1)
Bedford Co. scam alert (Image 1)

Virginia State Police are investigating a fatal crash in Bedford County that killed a Moneta resident this morning.

Police say the accident happened around 9:40 a.m. on Route 747 near Route 122 in Bedford County.

The preliminary investigation found a 2004 Nissan Sentra was driving northbound on Route 747 when it ran off the right side of the road and overturned.

Police say Shirley Jean Branscome was driving the vehicle.

They say Branscome was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash, and was pronounced dead at the scene.

MEDIA GENERAL may allow you to upload, post, transmit or otherwise provide content to MEDIA GENERAL Web sites, including, but not limited to, photos, video, audio, comments, articles, blogs, forums and any other such communication in which you provide content to the Web site ("User Content"). You agree that you are solely responsible for your communications and any content you provide. Read full terms and conditions of use by clicking here.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s