Franklin Co., VA - State Police say a 20-year-old man was killed in a gruesome crash Monday morning in Franklin County.
It happened about 7:20 a.m. on Burnt Chimney Road just north of Lovely Valley Road.
Investigators say Robert Leon Hodges crossed the center line and ran off the left side of the road, hitting several mailboxes.
Officials say one of the mailbox posts went through the windshield. Hodges died at the hospital late Monday night.
Police say Hodges was not wearing a seatbelt.