Update: Driver located in fatal hit-and-run in Smyth County

UPDATE:  Virginia State Police have located the suspect in connection to the fatal hit-and-run crash in Smyth County Sunday morning.

According to state police, Joseph H. Kestner is the driver who crashed his Honda Accord into the home that killed 87 year old Margaret Poe.

Kestner is being charged with fatal hit-and-run, failure to report a crash, and involuntary manslaughter.

He is being held at Southwest Virginia Regional Jail in Abingdon.

Jill Croce

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