Chesterfield driver killed in head-on crash

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POWHATAN COUNTY, Va. — A 19-year-old Chesterfield man was killed in a weekend crash on Route 60 in Powhatan.

Timothy P. Michael, 19, of Chesterfield, was killed Saturday night when his Nissan collided head-on with a Ford F-350, according to Virginia State Police.

“Around 9:30 p.m. [Saturday night], a 1997 Nissan was traveling on Route 60 about a mile west of Bell Road when the driver lost control of the vehicle and crossed into the oncoming travel lane,” a Virginia State Police spokesperson said. “The Nissan collided head-on with a 2001 Ford F-350 pick-up truck towing a trailer. A 2006 Acura TLX struck the rear of the trailer attached to the pick-up truck.”

Michael, police said, was not wearing a seat belt.

Police have not yet released information about the other people involved in the crash.

The crash remains under investigation, police said.

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