VSP Investigating Fatal Crash on Interstate 64
03/25/2019 Release from Virginia State Police:
LOUISA CO., Va. - On March 24, 2019 (Sunday) at approximately, 10:23 p.m., the Virginia State Police responded to two-vehicle crash with a fatality at westbound I-64 at the 136 mile marker.
The trooper's preliminary investigation reveals that a tractor hauling a trailer was slowing for stopped traffic as a result of an earlier crash in the left lane. A Toyota Tacoma traveling westbound, struck the tractor and trailer in the rear, and then caught on fire.
Unfortunately, the driver of the Tacoma succumbed to their injuries. There are no other reports of injuries.
The crash is in it's earliest stages of the investigation. An update will be provided once all proper notifications have been made.