Virginia Tech researcher dies in ATV accident

Associated Press

NOTTOWAY, Va. (WRIC) — Danny Powers, 57, of Nottoway County, died yesterday in an ATV accident where he works at the Virginia Tech Southern Piedmont Agricultural Research and Extension Center in Blackstone.

Powers worked there for 37 years.

Nottoway County Sheriff does not believe any foul play was involved and that the death was the result of a tragic accident.

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