78-year-old Chesapeake resident dies after truck crashes into tractor-trailer on W. Military Hwy

Chesapeake

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — A driver died after a crash Saturday night on W. Military Highway and Snowden Street in Chesapeake.

Click here to subscribe to our breaking news email alerts

Police tell 10 On Your Side that the crash happened around 7 p.m. when a black pickup truck ran into the side of the tractor-trailer. The driver of the tractor-trailer was attempting to cross from Snowden Street to West Military Highway when the crash occurred.

The driver of the pickup truck, 78-year-old Pyong Lee of Chesapeake, died at the scene.

The roadway reopened shortly after midnight, according to police.

Those with information can submit an anonymous tip by calling 1-888-LOCK-U-UP, downloading the P3 tips app to a mobile device, or visiting www.P3tips.com and submitting a tip.

Download the WAVY News App to keep up with the latest news, weather and sports from WAVY-TV 10. Available in both the Apple and Google Play stores.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Traffic News

More Traffic

Trending Stories

WAVY Twitter Widget

***Don’t Miss Module Removal CSS***

WAVY Facebook