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Man dies in Russell County, Va. crash

Published On: Mar 07 2013 11:31:52 AM EST   Updated On: Mar 07 2013 03:19:18 PM EST
RUSSELL COUNTY, Va. -

Virginia State Police say icy roads led to a Swords Creek man's death Thursday morning.

They say 22-year-old James D. Hess died in a crash on Route 632 in Russell County. 

Police say around 2:40 a.m. his Blazer ran off the road, went over a hill and ended up in a creek upside down. We're told the vehicle was submerged in three feet of water. 

Hess died at the scene, according to police.