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One dead after I-81 crash

Published On: Dec 24 2013 03:20:08 AM EST   Updated On: Aug 16 2013 05:40:10 PM EDT
WASHINGTON COUNTY, Va. -

One person is dead following a two vehicle crash on Interstate 81 in Washington County, Virginia Friday morning.

Virginia State Police say that 53-year-old David Trivett of Damascus died after his pickup truck was hit from behind.

It happened just before 2:30 Friday morning near mile marker 33.

Police say Trivett went over a guardrail and down an embankment.

State police did not release the name of the driver of the car and they tell us the crash is still under investigation.