Man killed in crash on Route 35 in Sussex County

Posted at 10:31 AM, Jul 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-19 10:31:55-04

SUSSEX CO., Va. – A 45-year-old man was killed in a crash early Tuesday on Route 35 in Sussex County, according to Virginia State Police.

VSP say James Ray Warbrough of Waverly was driving northbound on Route 35 in a 1999 Chevrolet Silverado around 6:15 a.m. when he ran off the road and hit a tree head on.

Police say Warbrough died instantly. He was wearing a seatbelt and alcohol nor speed are factors in the crash.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.