Trooper M.S. Zola of the Virginia State Police is investigating the death of a person in a single-vehicle crash Sunday afternoon around 4:35 p.m. on Riceville Road.
According Sgt. Richard C. Garletts of the Virginia State Police, a 2012 Cadillac SUV was traveling on Riceville Road when the vehicle left the roadway, struck a tree, and caught fire. The driver did not exit the vehicle and died at the scene.
The driver's body has been sent to the Virginia Department of Forensic Science in Roanoke for identification.
The crash remains under investigation.