1 killed, 1 injured in crash on Route 13 in Suffolk

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SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — One person was killed and another was injured Thursday following a crash between a tractor-trailer and a passenger vehicle.

Suffolk officials said the crash was reported just after 6 a.m. in the 7000 block of Whaleyville Boulevard (U.S. 13). All lanes of traffic were closed following the crash.

The driver of a passenger vehicle, identified as 23-year-old Teric Moody, was pronounced dead at the scene, officials said. The driver of the tractor-trailer was taken to a hospital with injuries but is expected to recover.

Detours were set up southbound at Little Fork Road and northbound at Collins Road.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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