Virginia State Police Investigating Fatal Crash Involving Snow Plow


VIRGINIA (WOAY) – Virginia State Police are investigating a fatal two-vehicle crash in Buchanan County.

The crash occurred Dec. 6, 2018 at 11:37 a.m. on Route 460, more than a mile east of Route 638.

A 2005 Honda Civic was traveling along Route 460 when it crossed the center line and struck a VDOT snow plow.

The driver of the Honda, Randall S. Looney, 29, of Maxie, Va., died at the scene. He was not wearing a seat belt.

The driver of the snow plow was not injured in the crash.

The crash remains under investigation.

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