Kingsport Times-News: Motorcyclist killed in Lee County crash

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Motorcyclist killed in Lee County crash

From staff reports • May 6, 2018 at 10:05 PM

Virginia State Police Trooper J.S. Marshall is investigating a single-vehicle crash in Lee County. The crash occurred Saturday at 10:32 a.m., on Route 58, less than a mile west of Route 912.

According to a press release from Corinne N. Geller, Virginia State Police public relations director, a 2003 Yamaha XVZ motorcycle was traveling east on Route 58 when it ran off the right side of the highway and struck the guardrail.

The operator, Daniel M. Woods, 68, of Ivydale, W.Va., was transported to the UT Medical Center in Knoxville. Woods succumbed to his injuries later that same day, according to the release.

Geller said Woods was wearing a helmet, and the crash remains under investigation.

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