BEDFORD COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) – Virginia State Police are investigating a fatal crash that took place Friday evening on Route 24, east of Crowder Road in Bedford County.
VSP says a 1994 Ford Mustang was heading east when it crossed the center line and ran off the left side of the road just before 8 p.m. on Friday, June 4. The Mustang slid across Crowder Road and collided with a utility pole.
The driver, who has not been identified by name, was a 19-year-old boy from Goodview. He was wearing a seatbelt, but was taken to the hospital for serious injuries sustained in the crash.
A 14-year-old passenger was also taken to the hospital, but died the next day. He, too, was wearing a seatbelt.
VSP says charges are pending and the crash remains under investigation.