SHENANDOAH COUNTY, Va. (WDVM) – Virginia State Police are investigating a single fatal crash in Shenandoah County.
The crash happened at around 12:15 Tuesday morning on Interstate 81 at the 296.5 mile marker.
According to Virginia State Police, a 2020 freight line tractor trailer was traveling northbound when the driver lost control, ran off the roadway, up an embankment, into a guardrail, and collided with a bridge pillar.
The driver, 45-year-old Chheanrem R. Chhean of Risaran, Texas; was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.
Authorities determined Chhean was wearing a seat belt. The crash remains under investigation.