Man dies in early morning crash in Loudoun County

      LEESBURG, Va.- Police are investigating a single-vehicle fatal crash that happened Saturday in Loudoun County, a Virginia State Police spokesperson said.

      Forty-five-year-old Todd Philomont of Virgina, was the only person involved in the crash.{ } He died at the scene.

      A state police trooper responded at 12:18 a.m. to the crash scene, located on Route 7 just beyond Yellow Schoolhouse Road.

      A pickup truck driven by Philomont was traveling along Route 7 when it ran off the right side of the road and into a ditch where it overturned
      The driver wasn’t restrained and was partially ejected from the vehicle, state police said.

      { }Speed was a factor in the crash.

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