Crash

A GardaWorld armored truck was involved in a crash Thursday, Sept. 5 on U.S. 29 in Chatham.

US 29 north in Chatham has reopened following a fatal crash involving an armored truck. 

According to Corinne Geller, public relations director for the Virginia State Police, at 3:57 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 5, Virginia State Police responded to a fatal crash in Pittsylvania County. 

The two-vehicle crash occurred in the northbound lanes of Route 29 north of the community of Tightsqueeze. There is one confirmed fatality. The crash remains under investigation. 

The highway was closed for approximately three hours while first responders worked the scene.

No further details are available at this time.

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