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Police: One dead in crash on Downtown Expressway

Posted at 10:25 PM, Nov 20, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-21 09:26:47-05

RICHMOND, Va. -- A man has died following a crash on westbound I-195 Wednesday evening.

Police say a man driving a 2016 Cadillac Escalade was traveling westbound on I-195 when he ran off road left striking the guardrail.  The vehicle then went over the guardrail, striking a pole, and overturning on the driver's side in the median.

"The driver, Dimitri R. Bradley, 51, of Moseley, Va., was not wearing his seat belt. He died at the scene," a Virginia State Police spokesperson said. "Speed is being considered as a factor in the crash, which remains under investigation."

Two lanes of the Downtown Expressway in Richmond (VA-195) were closed following a crash.

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