Police ID man who died after crashing into overpass on I-295

Police ID man who died after crashing into overpass on I-295

HANOVER, VA (WWBT) - A man has died after Virginia State Police say he crashed into a CSX overpass on Interstate 295 North on Wednesday.

The crash happened at 1:50 p.m. at mile marker 41, near the Mechanicsville Turnpike exit. Police say the driver - 64-year-old Patrick Kennedy Corey - was in the left lane and heading northbound on Interstate 295 when he ran off the road and struck the overpass.

Corey, who was wearing his seat belt, died at the scene from his injuries.

The crash is still under investigation.

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