Brunswick County, VA (July 22, 2023) – A crash between two vehicles was reported in Brunswick County that claimed one person’s life while leaving a second victim with significant injuries. At around 6:00 a.m. on July 21, calls for assistance came in surrounding an auto accident on Old Stage Road.
Reports from authorities show that a 2006 Chevrolet Cobalt was traveling south on Old Stage Road when it collided with a 2016 Nissan Altima just past Great Oak Road.
The driver of the Chevrolet, 26-year-old Derrick Thomas Carlisle, was fatally injured. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.
One other victim was left with severe injuries. The victim was flown from the site of the crash to Chippenham Hospital for emergency treatment of life-threatening injuries.
At this time, the incident is being investigated.
We hope the injured victim makes a full recovery.
We offer our sympathies to the family of Derrick Thomas Carlisle.