Chesterfield Police ID Victim In Fatal Accident Tuesday

CHESTERFIELD, Va. (WRIC) — The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating a single-vehicle crash that resulted in a fatality this morning.

The crash occurred in the 22000 block of Hull Street Road at about 6:30 a.m. today. Police said a tractor trailer was traveling east on Hull Street Road when it went off the road and struck a tree in the median.

The driver of the tractor trailer, Welford D. Smith, 67, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. Smith, of Brookneal, Va., was the truck’s only occupant.

Police continue their investigation into this crash.

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