A collision between a car and a farm tractor in Blairs on U.S. 29 left a Chatham man dead Wednesday morning, police report.
Phillip Wayne Hutson Jr., 44, died at the scene when his 1999 Toyota Tacoma crashed into the back of a turning tractor, Virginia State Police report. Hutson was not wearing his seatbelt.
It was 6:37 a.m. when farm tractor driver Evany Pineda Morillon, 20, of Blairs, was about to make a left turn onto a private drive when he was hit, police report. The crash happened near U.S. 863. Morillon was not injured.
The farm tractor had the required slow-moving vehicle placards and was equipped with lights, state police report.