Local Man Killed in Single-Vehicle Accident This Morning Near Star Tannery

Posted: January 24, 2013

The Winchester Star

STAR TANNERY --  A local man died early Thursday morning in a single vehicle crash after driving too fast for the weather conditions.

According to Virginia State Police Sgt. F.L. Tyler, Justin Robert Latta, 29, of Winchester, drove off of North Pifer Road just after midnight Thursday, near Star Tannery.

Tyler said Latta was not wearing a seat belt and died at the scene as a result of injuries sustained in the crash.

For more information about the incident, read Friday’s Winchester Star.


 — Contact Melissa Boughton at mboughton@winchesterstar.com