Three Dead in Virginia Shootout

Monday, March 14, 2011 - 3:33pm

Two deputies and suspect killed; two others wounded.

Two sheriff's deputies were killed Sunday during a shooting at a salvage yard in southwest Virginia.

The deputies were confronted with gunfire while investigating a report of a robbery at Roger's Service Center in Vansant.

Both died on the scene.

Two other deputies were also shot.

One has life threatening injuries, the other is in serious condition.

After a two hour search and some sort of confrontation with police officers shot and killed the suspect.

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