57-year-old Halifax man killed in Pulaski County I-81 tractor-trailer crash

Crash happened Friday afternoon at mile marker 99

PULASKI COUNTY, Va. – A tractor-trailer driver is dead after a crash on Interstate 81 in Pulaski County Friday afternoon.

On Monday morning, state police identified the driver as 57-year-old Nathan Berkley, of Halifax, Virginia.

At 1:42 p.m., police responded to the crash at mile marker 99 where a tractor-trailer carrying paper products ran off the road and overturned, according to state police.

Berkley was not wearing a seat belt, according to state police.

The crash remains under investigation.