Bedford Co. Man Killed in Weekend Crash

Bedford Co., VA - A Bedford County man is dead after flipping his pickup truck Sunday night.

Marcus Peters, 33, was heading toward Big Island on Route 122 just before 8:30, according to State Police.

State Police say Peters ran off the right side of the road and overcorrected. They say Peters then ran off the left side of the road, hitting several trees. This happened just past Hunting Creek Baptist Church.

Peters was thrown from the truck and pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash is still being investigated.