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One person killed in crash on Route 288 in Chesterfield

Published: Aug. 16, 2017 at 2:45 AM EDT|Updated: Aug. 16, 2017 at 6:55 AM EDT
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CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - One person died after a crash on southbound Route 288 in Chesterfield on Tuesday night.

The incident happened just before 10 p.m. near the Powhite Parkway interchange. Police say a woman crashed her truck into a concrete barrier, got out and then wandered onto the roadway.

She was then hit by an oncoming vehicle. She was pronounced dead on the scene.

The crash closed one lane of 288 for several hours, but the road has reopened.

Police are continuing their investigation.

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