UPDATE: 1 killed, 3 injured in Wise Co. crash - WVVA TV Bluefield Beckley WV News, Weather and Sports

UPDATE: 1 killed, 3 injured in Wise Co. crash

WISE COUNTY (NEWS RELEASE) - Virginia State Police Sr. Trooper J.T. Funk is investigating a fatal two-vehicle crash in Wise County. At 11:42 a.m., state police was called to the scene at the intersection of Routes 23 and 671.

As a 1961 Austin Healey was crossing the southbound lanes of Rte 23, it pulled into the path of a southbound 1991 Mercury Villager. The two vehicles collided in the southbound lanes.

The driver of the Austin Healey, Henderson Brock of Eolia, Ky., was flown to Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport, Tenn., for treatment of life-threatening injuries. The passenger, Lois A. Brock, 67, of Eolia, Ky., died at the scene.

The driver of the Mercury Villager, Farley Dutton, 68, of Clintwood, Va., and his passenger, Fed Mullins of Clintwood, Va., were transported by ambulance to nearby hospitals for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

The crash remains under investigation and charges are pending.

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