95-year-old man killed in Wythe County crash

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Published: Aug. 27, 2021 at 11:01 AM EDT
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WYTHE COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) - UPDATE: Johnny D. Guynes, 66 of Independence, was driving the Chevy and was taken to the hospital for treatment.

Two female passengers were also flown to the hospital following the crash.

Everyone was wearing a seatbelt.

EARLIER STORY: A 95-year-old man was killed in a crash in Wythe County Wednesday.

Ronald Wayne of Independence was a passenger in the car, according to Virginia State Police.

The crash took place Aug. 25 at 10:15 a.m. on Route 21, less than a mile south of Crockett Road.

The driver of a Chevrolet Impala was headed north on Route 21, ran off the right side of the road, hit a fence and spun back into the road.

No information has been released about the status of the driver.

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