Motorcyclist Dies In Amherst County Crash

Authorities say a motorcyclist was killed Sunday in a crash in Amherst County. It happened along Route 29 near Route 210. The motorcyclist, according to witnesses was trying to merge from one lane to another at around 5pm., when the motorcycle hit the back of a semi and crashed. The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. No word on the person’s identity.