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Orange County man killed in crash this morning
A 31-year-old Orange County man was killed in a single-vehicle crash in that county this morning, Virginia State Police Sgt. F.L. Tyler said.
Bruce Alan Bunch was eastbound on Route 612 at 3:20 a.m. when he ran off the road to the right, Tyler said.
The 2008 Toyota Matrix he was driving struck two trees before coming to a stop in a driveway, Tyler said.
The crash occurred three-tenths of a mile east of Route 638.
Bunch, who was wearing a seat belt, died at the scene, Tyler said.
Trooper S.E. Nelson investigated the accident and was assisted by Orange County sheriff’s deputies and the county’s volunteer fire and rescue squad, Tyler said.