PITTSYVANIA COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) – Virginia State Police have released the name of the person killed in Sunday night’s motorcycle crash.
30-year-old Shawn Levi Patterson, of Danville was driving a 2014 Ducati Panigale around 10:45pm.
Peterson was traveling south on Route 869, two tenths of a mile south of Route 876, when he ran off the left side of the road and struck a tree, police say.
Although he was wearing a helmet, he died on the scene.
The accident remains under investigation.