Single Vehicle Accident Fatality
On August 10, 2019 at 8:28 p.m. Radford City Police, Fire, and Rescue were dispatched to West Main Street, in the area of Wilderness Road, in reference to a single vehicle accident.
Upon arrival, officers found that a 1997 Chevrolet Blazer traveling westbound had run off the left side of the road, overturned, traveled across the eastbound lanes of traffic, and came to rest against an embankment of the eastbound roadway.
The driver and sole occupant of the vehicle was ejected, and pronounced deceased at the scene. There were no other injuries. The deceased was identified as Curtis Robinson, age 51, from Pulaski, VA.
Preliminary investigation indicates that alcohol was a contributing factor in the crash. There will be no further information released at this time.