UPDATED THURSDAY, DEC. 12 AT 11:21 a.m.

Forest Wayne Rogers, 22, of Dyke, died in a Wednesday morning two-car crash that closed Simmons Gap Road near Plunkett Road, according to Albemarle County police. Rogers died at the scene, according to a news release. 

The collision occurred about 8:15 a.m., authorities said.

The crash remains under investigation and no further information is available at this time.

The crash involved a sedan and a sport utility vehicles, police said. No further details were released.

Some roads in the region were slick and slippery this morning thanks to rain on Monday and Tuesday and temperatures that reached near freezing this morning.

Virginia Department of Transportation crews were preparing for possible wintry weather Tuesday night. No snow developed but there were reports of scattered icy surfaces across Central Virginia.

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From staff reports

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