DICKENSON COUNTY, Va. (WJHL) — Authorities have confirmed one storm-related death in Dickenson County.
According to Dickenson County Sheriff Jeremy Fleming, Danny Bruce Hackney, 65, was killed when a tree fell on the cab of a truck on Dickenson Highway near Welcome Lane. That’s near the Haysi community.
Fleming said many roads in the county are impassable after severe thunderstorms rolled through Tuesday evening.
The sheriff reported widespread damage across the county, including trees on homes.
Fleming described the damage as the worst he has seen.