Update: police say fatigue may be to blame for fatal accident

PRINCE GEORGE, VA (WWBT) – A fatal accident along I-95 Saturday morning may have been caused by fatigue according to State Police investigators.

Around 6:30 a.m., police say 68-year-old Iannuzzi J. Enrico and his elderly mother were traveling south on I-95 when he ran off the road just south of the I-295 interchange.

Police say the vehicle flipped several times ejecting both occupants.

Iannuzzi died at the scene; his mother was taken by MedFlight to VCU Medical Center for treatment of serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

Police say both were not wearing their safety belts.

Several southbound lanes of I-95 were closed while crews cleared the scene.

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