Driver killed in Sussex County accident

SUSSEX COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) – A driver was killed in a single-vehicle accident in Sussex County Monday morning.

Virginia State Police responded to the accident scene on southbound 95 at mile marker 32, at 8:40 a.m.

Police say 51-year-old Anthony Roland was driving a 2001 Chevy Tahoe when he ran off the road, then overcorrected, and the vehicle overturned. Roland was taken to Southside Hospital in Petersburg where he died of his injuries. His passenger was not hurt.

According to police, both men had on their seatbelts. Neither speed nor alcohol were factors in the crash.

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