By MELINDA WILLIAMS
CARROLL COUNTY – A Hillsville man was killed Tuesday afternoon in a multi-vehicle crash on Route 52.
According to Virginia State Police, James C. Lineberry, 22, died at the scene of the 2:40 p.m. crash.
Police said Lineberry was northbound in a 2000 Pontiac Sunfire when it crossed the centerline and struck a 1999 Chevrolet Trailblazer head-on. The Trailblazer was then struck in the rear by a 2003 Toyota sedan.
Lineberry was not wearing a seatbelt, according to police. The driver and passenger in the Trailblazer received minor injuries, while the Toyota’s driver was not injured.