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Bassett man dies in motorcycle crash
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Bassett man dies in motorcycle crash

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A man died in this motorcycle wreck on Tuesday night.

A Bassett man died in a motorcycle crash in Henry County Tuesday night.

Terry Ray Furr, 67, of Bassett died at the scene when his 2016 Harley Davidson ran off the right side of the roadway, struck a guardrail and overturned, a Virginia State Police release stated.

VSP Trooper R.C. Amos is investigating the crash that occurred at 7:04 p.m. on Route 220 at the intersection with Route 670 in Henry County.

The release stated the motorcycle was traveling south on Route 220 when it ran off the the road.

Furr, who was wearing a helmet, died at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation, the report stated.

Bill Wyatt is a reporter for the Martinsville Bulletin. He can be reached at 276-638-8801, Ext. 236. Follow him @billdwyatt.

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