Hoa Van Dau Killed in Semi-Truck Accident on I-81 in Rockingham County, VA

January 17, 2019
Victim's Name(s)
Hoa Van Dau
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Virginia State Police
Vehicles Involved
Passenger Car, Semi-Truck
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Victim's vehicle was rear-ended by a semi-truck

What Happened

Virginia State Police released the name of the driver killed in a semi-truck accident on I-81 in Rockingham County, VA on January 17th, 2019. 59-year-old Hoa Van Dau was killed when his vehicle was rear-ended by a semi-truck. The impact of the crash caused Dau's vehicle to overturn. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the semi-truck, 40-year-old Letroy D Sims, was charged with reckless driving.

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