Single vehicle accident on I-85 leaves one dead

DINWIDDIE, VA (WWBT) - State police are investigating a single vehicle accident that killed one man and injured a mother and child.

It happened just before 7:00 Saturday morning on I-85 just north of Rt. 40.

Police say 36-year-old Carlos M. Triminio of New York lost control of his vehicle and went off the road into some trees.

Carlos was pronounced dead at the scene.

Also in the vehicle was a 26-year-old woman and her 1-year-old child.

Both were flown to VCU Medical Center with serious injuries.

Police say both adults were wearing their safety belt and the infant was restrained in a child seat.

According to police the family was traveling from New York to North Carolina.

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