A fatal tractor trailer accident occurred early Friday morning at around 4:30 a.m. in Isle of Wight County, Virginia. The fatal crash occurred on Route 258/14200 block of Courthouse Highway near Vivian Drive. According to Sgt. Michelle Anaya, a spokeswoman for Virginia State Police, a 2012 Kenworth tractor trailer and 1992 Nissan pickup truck hit head-on. The truck was traveling northbound, crossed over the solid lines, and hit the tractor trailer. The truck driver, 50-year-old Martin Johnson of Carrsville, Virginia, lost his life at the scene. The driver of the tractor-trailer was transported to Riverside Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.
The accident is still under investigation.
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