Accident on I-85 leaves one dead

From NBC12 News

DINWIDDIE, VA (NBC12) - State police have released the identity of a driver killed in an tractor trailer accident.

The crash happened around 3:45 Saturday afternoon in the northbound lanes of I-85 near the Boyton Plank Road exit.

Police say 73-year-old Authur E. Dexter of Hughesville, Maryland attempted to change lanes when he struck another vehicle.

Police say he then over corrected and went off the road crashing into several trees.

Dexter died at the scene.

The driver of the car was not injured.

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