Three separate crashes during Thursday afternoon commute in Suffolk; one driver has died from his injuries

Suffolk

(Photo courtesy: Suffolk Police Department)

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — There were three separate crashes, all within an hour, during the Thursday afternoon commute in Suffolk.

One of the crashes has turned deadly.

Click here to subscribe to our breaking news email alerts

The investigation into each of the following crashes is ongoing:

Pruden Boulevard/Route 460

The first incident of the afternoon occurred around 3:05 p.m. in the 4100 block of Pruden Boulevard/Route 460 westbound. When authorities arrived on the scene, they determined that a tractor-trailer was rear-ended by a dump truck.

The dump truck then went off the road and ended up in a nearby field.

Both drivers were treated on the scene, however, they neither required any further medical attention.

Traffic was backed up, however, all lanes are now open.

Godwin Boulevard/Route 10

Less than 20 minutes later, police responded to a head-on crash in the 5400 block of Godwin Boulevard/Route 10.

Both drivers were transported to local hospitals. One driver was critically injured, while the other only sustained minor injuries.

Suffolk Police say the driver who was sent to a local hospital with critical injuries has died. On Monday, police identified him as 64-year-old Chesapeake resident Timothy Durwood Lane.

Godwin Boulevard/Route 10 northbound

The third and final incident occurred around 4 p.m. in the 4600 block of Godwin Boulevard/Route 10 northbound. Police say that a rear-end collision involving a passenger vehicle and pick-up truck occurred.

One of the drivers was transported to a local hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.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