Investigation follows after fatal car crash in Tazewell County

TAZEWELL COUNTY, VA (WOAY) – Virginia State Police is investigating a fatal single-vehicle crash in Tazewell County.

The crash occurred on Sunday, Oct. 25 at 12:52 p.m.

A 2009 Chevrolet Impala was traveling south on Rt. 626.  The car failed to stop for the stop sign, crossed over Rt. 637, went over an embankment into the creek and overturned.

The driver, Rickie D. Vandyke, died at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation.