Tow truck driver fatally crushed by sedan along I-295 South

Posted at 9:54 PM, May 01, 2014
and last updated 2014-05-02 00:53:59-04

HANOVER, Va. (WTVR) --A fatal accident off of Interstate 295, southbound, took the life of a tow truck driver Thursday night.

News crews were kept back from the scene, but State Police have confirmed with CBS 6 that there is one fatality. The tow truck driver was outside the vehicle when he was struck, police said.

There is no word right now if charges will be pressed against the person driving, or how badly they were injured.

The two right lanes were closed at Meadowbridge Road, mile marker 38, about half mile away from Exit 360.

The two left lanes remain open through the investigation. Police remain on scene collecting evidence.