WASHINGTON COUNTY, VA (WJHL) – Virginia State Police are investigating a fatal crash in Washington County, VA. The crash happened Saturday night around 8:45 p.m. on Route 75, less than a mile south of Route 672.
A 2000 Suzuki GRXR750 motorcycle was traveling along Route 75 when it ran off the right side of the road. The motorcycle struck a tree and a utility pole.
Its driver, Timothy E. Cook, 28, of Abingdon, Va., died at the scene. He was wearing a helmet.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.