Alcohol a factor in deadly overnight accident

HANOVER, VA (WWBT) - A late night crash kills one and injures two others.

A little after midnight Friday, the driver of a pickup truck lost control while trying to pass two vehicles on Studley Road.

Deputies say the truck ran off the road and overturned before crashing into a tree.

One of the occupants, 21-year-old Brandon Armstrong, was ejected and died at the scene.

The driver and another passenger were injured and taken to a nearby hospital for treatment.

The Sheriff's Office says the alcohol and speeding were factors in the crash.

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