Grundy man killed in Dickenson County crash


A Grundy man was killed in an early Tuesday morning crash in the Bee section of Dickenson County.

According to Virginia State Police, authorities were called to the scene around 12:45 a.m. Tuesday.

Authorities said a Jeep Grand Cherokee was going north in the 1400 block of Indian Creek Road when it ran off the left side of the road and hit an embankment. The driver, 46-year-old Michael Blankenship, was pronounced dead at the scene. No passengers were in the vehicle.

The crash remains under investigation.