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Dinwiddie man killed in single-vehicle crash

Posted at 4:56 PM, Jan 21, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-21 22:19:36-05

DINWIDDIE COUNTY, Va. – Virginia State Police have identified the killed in a single-vehicle crash in Dinwiddie County Monday afternoon.

Bernard Eugene Harper, 45, of Dinwiddie, was killed when his 2010 GMC Acadia ran off the road and struck a tree on a Halifax Road (Route 604) and Route 605.

“A 2010 GMC Acadia, driven by, Bernard E. Harper, 45, of Dinwiddie, Va., was traveling northbound on Route 604 when he ran off road right, came back onto the roadway striking a mailbox and covert, then rolling the vehicle and striking a tree,” a Virginia State Police spokesperson said.

Harper was not wearing his seat belt and was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

State Police responded to the crash at approximately 12:21 p.m.

The crash remains under investigation.