Altavista Fire Company

Update: A Gladys man was killed in the crash that occurred on Marysville Road yesterday afternoon, according to a statement from Virginia State Police (VSP).

VSP are currently investigating the single-vehicle crash. A 2016 Nissan Sentra was traveling South on Marysville Road when it struck a tree.

The driver, Cody D. Ratliff, 20, died at the scene. He was wearing a seatbelt.

Virginia State Trooper J.C. Kirkland is handling the ongoing investigation of the crash.

The Altavista Fire Company responded to a motor vehicle accident with entrapment yesterday afternoon.

The Company responded to the incident at the 2000 block of Marysville Road at 4:17 p.m., according to a statement released last night.

Campbell County Public Safety also responded. The statement did not include how many people were in the vehicle. It is unclear at this time what condition the victim or victims are in.