A 30-year-old Reston man was killed last week when he crashed the stolen car he was driving in Rockbridge County, Virginia State Police officials said.
State Police said the crash happened Friday around 5:50 a.m. on Route 850 near Lexington, Va.
Authorities said the 2007 Lexus Rx-350 involved in the crash was stolen from Fairfax County last week.
The driver of the vehicle was identified as Bradley Charles Kilpatrick of Reston. State police say Kilpatrick was not wearing a seatbelt and died at the scene.
The crash remains under investigation.
According to Fairfax County Court records, Kilpatrick had a long list of driving and car theft charges in the last several years. Among them: Grand Larceny Auto Theft (three charges), driving with a suspended license, and fugitive from an arrest warrant.
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