Police Investigating Fatal Moped Accident in Henry County

Henry Co., VA - State Police are continuing their investigation into a fatal traffic crash that happened Thursday afternoon in Henry County.

Troopers say Matthew Thompson, 17, of Henry County died in a North Carolina hospital from his injuries.

Investigators say Thompson driving his moped north on Route 687 when a rollback wrecker was attempting to pass him.

Thompson turned left into the rollback wrecker and was struck.