Police: Driver dies when SUV hits tree, catches fire in Pittsylvania Co.


PITTSYLVANIA Co., Va. (WSET) - State Police say a person was killed in a crash Sunday afternoon.

Police say an SUV was traveling on Riceville Road in Pittsylvania County around 4:35 p.m. when it ran off the road, hit a tree, and caught fire.

They say the driver didn't get out of the vehicle and died at the scene.

State Police say the driver's body has been sent to the Virginia Department of Forensic Science in Roanoke for identification.

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