Two people killed in head-on crash

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Authorities said two people have died after a head-on crash in Nelson County Tuesday afternoon.

Virginia State Police said a pickup truck collided with an SUV on Route 60 around 3 p.m.

Troopers said both drivers died at the scene.

The driver of the pickup truck, Rodney Blair, 52, Shipman was not wearing a seatbelt.

VSP said the driver of the SUV, Melissa Ellis, 39, Gladstone was wearing a seatbelt.

A passenger in the SUV was flown to UVA Hospital for life-threatening injuries; VSP said that woman was not wearing a seatbelt.

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