At 3:38 p.m. on Saturday, Virginia State Police responded to a single-vehicle crash in the 7600 block of Abilene Road in Prince Edward County.
A 1995 Chevrolet Caprice ran off the right side of the road and struck a tree. The driver, Thomas R. Salamon, 21, of Frederick, Md., died at the scene.
A male passenger was flown to Chippenham Medical Center in Richmond for treatment of serious injuries.
The crash remains under investigation.