Bedford County, VA Car Crash, Feb 2010
An Orlando, Fla., man was killed Tuesday afternoon in Bedford County when he was thrown from his seat after the SUV he was driving collided with a car, police said.
Billy Eugene Westmoreland, 63, was driving a 2001 Chevrolet Tahoe about 5:45 p.m. on Goodview Road, just west of the Goodview Grocery, when he crossed the centerline and hit a 2005 Toyota Matrix, Virginia State Police Sgt. Rob Carpentieri said.
The driver of the Matrix, Tammie Bramblett, 49, of Goodview was taken to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital, Carpentieri said. Information on her condition was not available late Tuesday.
Westmoreland was not wearing a seat belt, Carpentieri said. The crash remained under investigation.