Flipped on Route 17: three-vehicle pileup
A pickup towing a trailer loaded with two vehicles ran off the right side of southbound Route 17, lost control and overturned on Wednesday, September 3, about 9 a.m., according to Sergeant G. Mathias of the Virginia State Police.
The crash occurred just north of Route 614 (Forest Chapel Road) near Warner. Trooper S.T. Smith worked the crash.
The driver, Jeffery Peters of Water View, was wearing his seat belt but sustained minor injuries and was transported to Walter Reed Hospital by the Central Middlesex Volunteer Rescue Squad. He was charged with reckless driving. The Middlesex Volunteer Fire Department of Urbanna also responded. (photo by Tom Chillemi)