Lorton, VA (May 7, 2023) – The police and firefighters out of Fairfax County responded to the scene of a major accident that claimed one person’s life on Saturday afternoon.
On May 6, the Fairfax County Police Department was notified that a crash took place on Route 1 that required assistance.
According to officials, a motorcycle and a second vehicle were involved in a crash on the roadway near Birch Crest Way. The police and firefighters shut down the roadway as they worked to provide assistance.
The motorcyclist suffered fatal injuries in the crash and was pronounced deceased at the scene. A second victim was treated for minor injuries.
At this time, the incident is being investigated.
We hope the injured victim recovers quickly.
We offer our condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this crash.