Crash results in death of Axton man  

An Axton man died in a single vehicle crash on Monday, according to a release from the Virginia State Police.

James Alexander Tiller, 62, of Axton, on Monday, Dec. 9 was operating a 2008 Toyota Corolla around 8:06 p.m.

The vehicle was traveling west on Virginia 703, one tenth of a mile west of Virginia 750 in Pittsylvania County, the release stated.

The vehicle ran off the right side of the roadway, overcorrected, crossed the road and struck a utility pole, according to the release.

Tiller died at the scene.

He was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the incident, the release stated.

Virginia State Police Senior Trooper K.M. Isom is continuing his investigation of the incident.

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