Derek D. Dambacher Killed in Semi-Truck vs Pedestrian Accident on Route 288 in Chesterfield, VA

January 15, 2019
Victim's Name(s)
Derek D. Dambacher
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Virginia State Police
Vehicles Involved
Route 288
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Victim was struck by a passing semi-truck after getting out of their disabled vehicle

What Happened

Virginia State Police released the name of the man killed in an accident involving a semi-truck on Route 288 in Chesterfield, VA on January 15th, 2019. 53-year-old Derek D. Dambacher was killed after stepping out of his disabled vehicle and being struck by a passing semi-truck. The driver of the semi-truck was not injured.

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