~ Report issued by Virginia State Police
Virginia State Police Trooper M. Salladay is investigating a fatal two-vehicle crash in Rockingham County. The crash occurred Monday, October 11, at 5:15 p.m. along Route 602 (East Point Rd) at half a mile north of Route 665.
A 1995 Geo Prism was traveling north on Route 602 when it crossed a double solid yellow centerline and collided head-on with a southbound 2013 Nissan Frontier.
The driver of the Geo, Keith W. Courtney, 46, of Stanley, Va., died at the scene of the crash as a result of his injuries. Courtney was not wearing a seatbelt.
The driver of the Nissan, a 59-year-old male, of Rockingham, VA, suffered minor injuries in the crash and was transported to Sentara RMH Medical Center for treatment. The male was wearing a seatbelt.
A passenger in the Nissan, a 48-year-old male suffered minor injuries in the crash and was transported to Sentara RMH Medical Center for treatment. The male was wearing a seatbelt.
The crash remains under investigation.