At 3:47 a.m. Saturday (Aug. 1), Virginia State Police responded to a single-vehicle crash in Buckingham County. A car traveling in the 2000 block of James Anderson Highway (Rte. 60) ran off the road, struck the guardrail and went over an embankment. There is one confirmed fatality. A second person was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment of serious injuries. The crash remains under investigation.


Virginia State Police is investigating a single-vehicle fatal crash in Buckingham County. The crash occurred Aug. 1, 2020, at 3:45 a.m. on Route 60, less than a mile east of Route 630. 

A 2000 Nissan Sentra was traveling west on Route 60 when it ran off the right side of the highway, struck a tree, overturned multiple times and struck a second tree.

The driver, Keaonna L. Carter-Faggins, 21, of Dillwyn, Va., died at the scene. A 24-year-old male passenger was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment of serious injuries. Both the driver and passenger were ejected from the vehicle. Neither one was wearing a seatbelt. 

The crash remains under investigation. 

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