211 car overturn

At 9:12 a.m. on Thursday an SUV traveling eastbound on Rt. 211 veered left off the road at the intersection with Rt. 729, colliding with the guardrail and overturning in the median, according to Virginia State Police.

Amissville Fire and Rescue, Flint Hill Fire, and a Rappahannock County sheriff’s deputy  responded to the crash.

All passengers were wearing seatbelts. There were no fatalities but one of the four passengers was transported to Fauquier Hospital for treatment. Virginia State Police charged the driver, 19-year-old Mervyn Akumbu of Germantown, Md., with reckless driving.

This story has been updated with additional developments.


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