WYTHEVILLE, Va. (WJHL) — State troopers are investigating a fatal crash Friday afternoon in Wythe County.
The Virginia State Police says it happened around 2:49 p.m. on Interstate 81.
According to VSP, a box truck was traveling south when it went off the left side of the interstate, crossed the median, and struck a passenger car and two tractor-trailers traveling in the opposite direction.
One of the tractor-trailers also went off the left side of the interstate and into the median as a result of the crash.
VSP says one person is dead.
The crash remains under investigation.