The accident occurred on Route 460 Business at around 4:10 p.m. local time. Three people were traveling south in an Infiniti passenger car when it crossed over the center dividing line, crashing into a truck heading north.
The driver of the car, 18-year-old Joshua D. Baughan, died at the scene of the accident. The 18-year-old was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the wreck, reports WRIC. A male passenger in the car was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries, and a female was taken to Farmville Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
According to WRIC, the pickup truck driver, 52-year-old Donald K. Gilbert, sustained life-threatening injuries in the crash and was airlifted to VCU Medical Center with life-threatening injuries. A male passenger in the pickup truck was treated for non-life-threatening injuries at Farmville Hospital.
The fatal collision is under investigation, reports WRIC.
The following information is provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA):