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One person killed, another injured in Chesterfield car crash

Chesterfield Police respond to a fatal crash along Branders Bridge Road Saturday night. (Source: NBC12) Chesterfield Police respond to a fatal crash along Branders Bridge Road Saturday night. (Source: NBC12)
CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) -

One person has died and another person was injured in a crash along a Chesterfield roadway Saturday evening.

According to Chesterfield authorities, just after 8 p.m. Saturday night, a two-vehicle crash occurred in the 16300 block of Branders Bridge Road in Chester.

Police said a Dodge truck was traveling southbound on Branders Bridge Rd when it crossed over the double yellow line into the northbound lanes and collided head-on with a Chevrolet sedan.  

The driver of the car died at the scene while the driver of the truck was taken to an area hospital and is expected to recover.

That portion of Branders Bridge Road was closed for several hours as Chesterfield Police continued to investigate what led to the crash. 

The identity of the deceased is being withheld at this time by police, pending notification of the next of kin.

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