74-year-old killed in log truck crash near Richmond, Lancaster line

74-year-old killed in log truck crash near Richmond, Lancaster line

RICHMOND CO., VA (WWBT) - Virginia State Police say a 74-year-old was killed when his log truck overturned and caught fire on Monday near Lancaster.

Lester L. Brann, of Hague, was not wearing a seatbelt when his tractor-trailer crashed around 9:06 a.m. on Route 3 westbound between routes 601 and 602 at the Richmond and Lancaster county lines.

All lanes of Route 3 remained closed at 2 p.m. as crews continue to investigate and clean up spilled diesel fuel from the crash.

Crews are still on scene as cleanup continues.

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