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4 Killed in Dinwiddie Crash

8 Injured as Church Van is Rear-Ended

May 29, 2019 - 7:53 am

Dinwiddie, VA (Newsradio 1140WRVA.com) -- Four people died and another eight were injured when a church van was rear-ended on Route 460 in Dinwiddie. The van, which was coming from Blackstone for a church revival, was hit by a truck hauling a trailer, as it slowed to turn into a parking lot around 7 pm Tuesday. The van flipped several times. 

Eleven people were in the van on its way to Mt. Zion Church. Three of those hurt were medflighted to VCU's Medical Center in Richmond with life threatening injuries. Four others were taken to local area hospitals with serious injuries.  Those killed, died at the scene.

The truck driver suffered minor injuries, and State Police say charges are pending. 

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