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Victim Identified: Chesterfield Route 10 Fatal Accident

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CHESTERFIELD (WRIC) - The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating a fatal two-vehicle crash that occurred at the intersection of Rt. 10 and Spruce Avenue at about 8p.m. Friday night.

Police said that a tractor trailer was east bound on Rt. 10 when a car driven by Ann Whisnant, 39, of Chesterfield, struck the tractor trailer after she pulled in front of it.  Ann Whisnant was pronounced dead at the scene.  No charges are being placed on the driver of the tractor trailer at this time.

Ricky Aldridge witnessed the scene.

"We just left the restaurant - me, my wife and two kids - and we were coming down Route 10 toward Hopewell and we seen about a 30 foot flame and there was a lot of fire and stuff and they had the road blocked off," he says.

Police continue their investigation into the crash. Stay with 8News for the latest.

 

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