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Troopers ID man killed in I-64 crash in New Kent County

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Posted at 9:16 AM, Aug 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-29 09:16:42-04

NEW KENT COUNTY, Va. -- Authorities have released the name of the 66-year-old man killed in a crash along I-64 in New Kent County Friday afternoon.

Troopers were called to the single-vehicle wreck on the interstate at the 216 mile marker about two miles from the Courthouse Road exit at 1:30 p.m.

"A 2018 Ford F-150 pickup truck was traveling west on I-64 when it ran off the left side of the interstate, went up the embankment in the median and struck several trees," a state police spokesperson said.

The driver, Lynn John Maltinsky of Williamsburg, died at the scene, according to troopers.

Officials said Maltinsky was wearing a seatbelt.

Troopers said the cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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