64-year-old man dies in Rockbridge County crash on Interstate 81

Crash happened shortly before 7:30 p.m. Wednesday

ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, Va. – Virginia State Police are investigating a deadly crash that happened Wednesday evening on Interstate 81 in Rockbridge County.

At about 7:23 p.m. a 2002 Ford Escape going north ran off the right side of the road and overturned, according to police.

The single-vehicle crash happened about a mile north of Old Buena Vista Road, near the I-81 and I-64 interchange.

The driver, David O’Brian Boxley, of Fredericksburg, Virginia, died at the scene.

Police said he was not wearing a seat belt.


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