Man killed after running off road, striking parked tractor-trailer

Man killed after running off road, striking parked tractor-trailer
Virginia State Police said a man was killed on Friday after running off the road and striking a parked tractor-trailer. (Source: Virginia State Police)

DINWIDDIE Co., Va. (WWBT) - Virginia State Police said a man was killed on Friday after running off the road and striking a parked tractor-trailer.

Troopers were called around 2:14 a.m. on Jan. 11 to the crash along Boydton Plank Road in Dinwiddie County

Police said a 2003 Volkswagen Passat was headed south when the vehicle ran off the road to the right. The driver then came back onto the road, then ran off the road left and struck a flatbed tractor-trailer that was parked off the roadway.

The driver, D’Quincy Person, 54, of Petersburg, died at the scene. Police said he was not wearing a seatbelt.

Police continue to investigate.

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