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Driver killed in King William crash

Driver killed in King William crash

One person died and five children suffered injuries when a truck crashed Tuesday in King William.

Police responded to a vehicle crash at around 10:22 a.m. Tuesday on Globe Road just east of Mitchell Mill Road in King William. A trooper’s preliminary investigation showed the driver of a 2002 Chevrolet Silverado had been traveling westbound on Globe Road and lost control of the vehicle due to icy roadway conditions, according to a Virginia State Police news release.

The vehicle ran off the road then veered back onto the road before it hit a culvert pipe, flipped onto the driver’s side and hit a tree, police say.

The driver, who wasn’t identified by police, was declared...