Jaycob Sorrells Dies In Motorcycle Accident in Botetourt Cty.
Tragic Motorcycle Accident Claims the Life of 18-Year-Old Jaycob Sorrells in Botetourt County
Botetourt County, Virginia – A devastating motorcycle accident claimed the life of 18-year-old Jaycob Sorrells in Botetourt County on Saturday. The Virginia State Police are currently conducting an investigation into the incident, which occurred at 2 a.m. on Sanderson Drive, just one-tenth of a mile north of Route 1295 in Botetourt County.
According to authorities, the tragic accident unfolded when a 2005 Honda CBR 1000 was heading north on Sanderson Drive. Regrettably, the motorcycle veered off the right side of the roadway, colliding with a ditch and telephone guidewires.
The motorcycle’s operator, identified as Jaycob Sorrells, a resident of Troutville, was wearing his safety helmet at the time of the accident. Tragically, Sorrells succumbed to his injuries at the accident scene.
The Virginia State Police have stated that a comprehensive investigation into the circumstances surrounding this tragic crash is currently underway.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family and friends of Jaycob Sorrells during this incredibly difficult time.