Two local young men died early Tuesday in a single-vehicle crash near Lake Orange, just east of Lahore Road (State Route 624), near the intersection with Lake Orange Road (State Route 739), in Orange County, according to a news release Tuesday afternoon from Virginia State Psolice spokesperson Shelby Crouch.
A 2003 Saturn Ion was traveling south on Lahore Road when it ran off the right side of the road, overturned and struck a tree, police said.
The driver, 26-year-old Jordan A. Brown of Orange, was ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene. He was not wearing a seatbelt, the release stated.
The passenger, 19-year-old Orange resident Logan D. Hayes, also died at the scene and was not wearing a seatbelt, police said.
Assisting at the scene were Orange County Fire and Rescue and the Orange County Sheriff’s Office. The crash remains under investigation.