Nov. 7, 2013
Albemarle County police are releasing new information about a fatal crash that happened Wednesday night on Route 29.
Police say 35-year-old Shawn E. Ackman died at the scene after crashing his car near Plank Road.
The vehicle ran off the left side of the road and crashed into a tree.
A female child was also in the car, and was taken to the hospital. She is expected to recover.
The Crash Reconstruction Team is working to determine a cause of the crash.