Win $600 gift card; register here

Deadly wreck closes Huguenot Trail in Powhatan County

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

POWHATAN COUNTY, Va. (WTVR) —  State police are investigating a deadly wreck that closed Huguenot Trail and Woolridge Road in Powhatan County Tuesday afternoon.

Police were dispatched around 5 p.m. after the driver of a vehicle ran off the right side of the road and hit a tree.

The adult male driver died at the scene. The victim’s identity will be released pending next of kin notification.

As of 6:30 p.m., Huguenot Trail was closed and traffic was being detoured around the crash scene.

State police are investigating what caused the crash.