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VSP seeking vehicle, driver in Lee County fatal hit-and-run

LEE COUNTY, Va. (WJHL) - Virginia State Police are asking for the public's help solving a fatal hit-and-run investigation. 

According to VSP, the crash happened Tuesday night in the Woodway community.

State troopers say a motorcycle was traveling along Route 368 when it was struck by another vehicle. The motorcycle then went off the road and struck a utility pole. 

VSP says the person on the motorcycle, 32-year-old Gary L. Tabor of Pennington Gap, was flown to Holston Valley Medical Center but died the next day. 

The vehicle that struck the motorcycle fled the scene. 

State troopers believe the vehicle is blue in color and may have damage on its front end. The hood may also have damage. 

Anyone with information related to the incident is asked to call Virginia State Police at 276-228-3131. 


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