Lynchburg Man Dies In 3 Vehicle Accident

Lynchburg, VA- Lynchburg Police say a man died Tuesday night after a 3 vehicle accident Tuesday afternoon. Investigators say the accident happened around 4:25 p.m. Tuesday near the 2600 block of Wards Road.

Police say 89-year-old Walter Smith of Lynchburg died at Lynchburg General Hospital Tuesday night from injuries he got from the accident. Early in the accident investigation officers say Smith was going the wrong way on Wards Road when he hit two other vehicles.