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State Police identify Moneta man killed in motorcycle accident in Franklin Co. Thursday

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Va. - Virginia State Police have identified the man killed in Thursday's crash in Franklin County as Brent Carrington Law, 29, of Moneta. 

Law was wearing a helmet and died at the scene.

The crash occured at 6:40 p.m. on Route 616, one half mile east of Route 492 in Franklin County.

The motorcyle was traveling east when it crossed the double yellow line and struck a Ford Econline van head-on.

The driver of the Ford van and the passenger were injured and transported to the hospital.

Speed is believed to be a factor.

The crash remains under investigation.

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