A man was found dead in Pittsylvania county after hitting a guidewire on his ATV, according to police.
The Pittsylvania County 911 Center received a call to report an ATV accident at around 11:30 p.m. Saturday night near the intersection of Mill Road and Dry Fork Road.
Deputies found Keith A. Richardson, 36, of Dry Fork who was pronounced dead at the scene.
Richardson was riding along the Norfolk Southern Railway's right-of-way when he struck a guidewire which resulted in his death.
Updates to this story: ABC 13
JUST IN: A Pittsylvania County man passed away last night in an ATV accident. Keith Richards was riding his ATV along the Norfolk Southern Railway's right-of-way when he struck a guidewire, resulting in his death.https://t.co/ZUrEMFAM5C— ABC 13 News - WSET (@ABC13News) June 3, 2018