Man dead after fatal crash in Tazewell County

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TAZEWELL COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — One person is dead after a motorcycle crashed into a truck. It happened on Saturday, August 1, at 4:32 p.m. along Route 16 just north of Route 830 in Tazewell County.

Virginia State Police say Kevin R. Skinner, 48, of Greenville, North Carolina, was riding his 2014 Harley-Davidson FLHX when it crossed the center line and hit a 2006 Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck. Skinner was transported to Tazewell Community Hospital where he died from his injuries. He was wearing a helmet.

The driver of the Chevrolet was not injured and was wearing a seatbelt.

The crash is under investigation.

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