Victim Identified In Fatal Morning Lynchburg Crash

posted by Steve - 

A 21 yr old man has died and 3 others are suffering non-life threatening injuries after a multi-vehicle crash Monday.

The crash happened at the intersection of Old Graves Mill Road and Graves Mill Road near Home Depot.Police said four vehicles were involved and the two injured have been taken to the hospital. 

Police said Dante Demarco Poindexter, 21, was in the vehicle that rear-ended the truck.

Life saving measures were started on Poindexter before EMS got there, but he died from his injuries at the scene and his body was taken to the Medical Examiner's office in Roanoke.

The other two drivers were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police said there was a fourth vehicle that approached the crash scene and veered left to avoid the crash, but hit the curb and embankment.

That driver was also taken to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

More info and photos: ABC 13

Graves Mill Fatal Crash

Lynchburg Police say a 21-year-old male driver of the white car has died following this four-vehicle crash at the intersection of Graves Mill Rd. and Old Graves Mill Ext. His body was transported to the medical examiner's office.

Posted by Lydia Johnson - WSET on Monday, July 23, 2018


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