BUCHANAN, COUNTY, Va. (WJHL)- Virginia State Police officials are investigating a single-vehicle crash that claimed the life of an Abingdon man.
Authorities report that crash happened around 3:45 a.m. Thursday on Hurricane Creek Road in Buchanan County.
A 1997 Jeep Cherokee, driven by Billy W. Crabtree, 48, of Abingdon, ran off the right side of the road, overcorrected, crossed back over the road, hit a tree and overturned.
According to VSP Crabtree was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash and was partially ejected from the vehicle.
VSP reports Crabtree died at the scene.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.