Floyd Co. Man Dies in Weekend Motorcycle Crash

Floyd Co., VA - The Virginia State Police are investigating a fatal crash that killed a Floyd County resident Sunday afternoon on Route 221, north of Route 654 in Floyd County.The preliminary investigation revealed that a 2006 Harley Davidson motorcycle driven by Larry James Scott, 40, was traveling southbound on Route 221 when he tried to pass a 2005 Chevrolet pick-up truck on a double yellow solid line that was also traveling southbound and was attempting to make a left turn onto MapleSprings Drive.

The motorcycle collided with the pick up truck which caused the operator of the bike to be ejected and pronounced dead at the scene. Larry Scott was wearing a motorcycle helmet at the time of the crash.