Man killed in Hopewell crash after colliding into parked vehicle

Man killed in Hopewell crash after colliding into parked vehicle
Upon arrival, crews located the driver of the Dodge work van, Timothy Bernard Nelson, 58, of Hopewell with life-threatening injuries. (Source: WWNY)

HOPEWELL, Va. (WWBT) - Police say a man has died after colliding into a parked vehicle in Hopewell.

On March 2 at approximately 7:23 a.m., officers responded to the 400 block of South 15th Avenue for a reported traffic collision involving a work van and a parked vehicle.

According to the investigation, the Dodge work van was traveling south on South 15th Avenue and struck a parked vehicle in the 400 block of South 15th Avenue.

Upon arrival, crews located the driver of the Dodge work van, Timothy Bernard Nelson, 58, of Hopewell with life-threatening injuries.

Subsequently, Nelson was pronounced dead at the scene.

No other injuries were reported during the accident.

Anyone who witnessed this collision or who may have been traveling in at the time of the collision or have any information to provide, to contact the Hopewell Police Department at (804) 541-2222.

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