86-year-old dies in New Kent County car crash

NEW KENT COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Police are investigating a fatal car crash that occurred Saturday in New Kent County.

Calvin Martin was killed in a single-vehicle crash on Rockahock Road, a half mile east of South Waterside Drive.

The accident happened around 2:50 p.m. Saturday afternoon.

Police say the 86-year-old  driver  was leaving his home when his 2012 Ford Ranger when down the hill in from of the house.  The vehicle crossed over Rockahock Road, struck an embankment, overturned and partially ejected the driver.

Martin died at the scene.  Officials say he was not wearing his seatbelt.

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