Smithfield man killed in two-vehicle crash in Suffolk


SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — One man died Friday morning following a crash involving a Jeep and a tractor-trailer in Suffolk. 

City officials said in a news release the crash happened on the westbound side of U.S. 58 at Bob Foeller Drive. Dispatchers received a call about the crash around 7:30 a.m.

The crash happened at the entrance to the SPSA landfill.

The driver of the Jeep died at the scene. Police later identified the driver as 56-year-old Timothy Lynn Shumaker, of Smithfield.

Police said the westbound side of U.S. 58 reopened around 2 p.m.

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