HENRY COUNTY, Va. – Henry County authorities are investigating after a Bassett man was found dead in his car just before noon Tuesday.

After receiving a 911 call regarding shots fired and a car crash, authorities responded to 205 Erwin Street in Henry County. They found 20-year-old Skyler Derrick Bryant unresponsive in a 2008 silver Ford Focus. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators say Bryant appeared to have been shot in the chest. An autopsy will be conducted to determine the cause and manner of death.

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