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Fatal Accident In Albemarle County


April 20, 2007

A man was killed after being involved in a three-vehicle crash early Friday morning.

Police say that 25-year-old Darius Manifold was killed after running his motorcycle into the back of a pickup truck on Route 29. 26-year-old Thomas Hughes sideswiped the same truck driving another motorcycle.

Hughes was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. He is charged with a DUI. Police say that alcohol may have contributed to the crash.


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