March 15, 2014
Two Harrisonburg residents are dead after an accident Wednesday night on Route 33 West near Rawley Springs.
State police say a car driven by 21-year-old Barry Burkholder hit a brick embankment, then slammed into a tree head-on around 8:50 p.m.
The passenger, 23-year-old Jenay Lambert, was ejected from the vehicle. Neither was wearing a seat belt.
Police say speed and alcohol were factors in the crash.