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Woman killed, man seriously injured in I-95 crash

Virginia State Police
Posted at 8:33 PM, Jun 18, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-18 20:33:55-04

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. -- One woman is dead and a man is seriously injured after a crash on Interstate 95 on Friday morning.

At 10:09 a.m. on Friday, Virginia State Police responded to a motor vehicle crash on south I-95 at the 93mile marker.

The preliminary investigation reveals that a 2009 Volvo tractor-trailer was stopped on the right shoulder with reflective triangles behind it.

While the driver of the Volvo was underneath the vehicle attempting to make repairs, a 2013 Ram pickup ran off the road and struck the Volvo.

Candace S. Fields-Rogers, 54, of Alexandria, was driving the Ram. She was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash but succumbed to her injuries on the scene.

The adult male passenger was transported to a local hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries. At this time, it is unknown if he was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash

The investigation into the crash is ongoing.