State police: Driver dies in crash off I-64 in Chesapeake

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CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — A driver died on Wednesday after running off Interstate 64 in Chesapeake and hitting several trees.

Virginia State Police say troopers were called to the scene just after 10:40 a.m. The crash happened east of Route 17 on the eastbound side.

According to police, 50-year-old Karen Lisa Richey was traveling in a 2002 Nissan Xterra when she lost control of her vehicle. She was not wearing her seat belt at the time of the accident.

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