August 10, 2013
A Staunton man died Saturday afternoon after a two-vehicle wreck in Augusta County.
The crash happened at the intersection of Route 662 and 604. Virginia State Police say a moped pulled across Route 662 from Route 604 into the path of a Toyota pickup truck. The truck swerved to avoid the moped, but the two vehicles collided.
The driver of the moped, 47-year-old Marshall Justice of Staunton, was thrown from his vehicle an died at the scene. He was wearing a helmet.
Richard Trippeer, 35, of Greenville, was driving the pickup and was not injured in the crash.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.