Rockbridge County, VA – Fatal Accident on I-81 MM 220 Claims One Life
Rockbridge County, VA (October 14, 2023) – A tragic accident occurred in Rockbridge County, Virginia, on Saturday, October 14th, claiming the life of one individual. The incident occurred on the southbound lanes of I-81 at Mile Marker 220 around 5:02 p.m.
According to Virginia State Police, the accident transpired when an SUV had come to a stop on the right shoulder of the interstate. It was at this point that a tractor-trailer collided with the stationary SUV, resulting in a devastating crash.
Regrettably, the impact had fatal consequences, and one person lost their life as a result of this tragic collision. Their identity has not been disclosed at this time.
The crash reconstruction team is diligently working to complete their investigation into the details surrounding this heartbreaking incident. Further information will be provided as the investigation progresses.
Our hearts go out to the victim’s family and friends during this difficult time.