POWHATAN COUNTY, Va. -- A Powhatan man was killed Monday in a motorcycle crash on Route 631.
Around 8 p.m., Virginia State Police responded to the single-vehicle crash on Route 631, 250 feet south of Route 1138.
According to police, a 2004 Honda VTX 1300 motorcycle, driven by, Shane D. Sprouse, 38, or Powhatan, Va. was traveling on Route 631 when he ran off road right into a ditch.
Sprouse was thrown from the motorcycle and then struck a concrete driveway culvert.
Sprouse was not wearing a helmet and unfortunately, succumbed to his injuries at the scene.
Speed is being considered a factor into the cause of the crash.
The crash remains under investigation.