Motorcycle crash on 460 West

On July 14th at approx 9:30 am, units were dispatched to a motor vehicle crash on Route 460 westbound involving a motorcycle. A motorcycle driven by a male age 51, was traveling west bound and struck a deer in the roadway. Members from Blacksburg Fire and Rescue along with Virginia State Police responded as well. Lifeguard 11 was notified and flown to the scene at approximately 9:45 to transport the patient for medical care. All westbound lanes were closed but will re-open as soon as the scene is cleared.