Midlothian man killed in Western Virginia crash

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Posted at 9:33 AM, Oct 16, 2023
and last updated 2023-10-16 09:33:57-04

ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, Va. -- Virginia State Police are now investigating a crash that killed a Midlothian man in western Virginia.

According to State Police, the crash happened Saturday at 5:00 p.m. on Interstate 81 northbound.

"A 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe was illegally parked on the right shoulder of the roadway. The driver was outside the vehicle, when a 2018 Kenworth tractor trailer struck the Tahoe. The Tahoe then struck the pedestrian," State Police stated in a press release.

The pedestrian police say was also the driver of the Tahoe and was identified as Timothy James Korman a 71-year-old from Midlothian.

No charges are pending in the crash but it is still under investigation.

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