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Police Investigate Fatal Crash in Alexandria Area

A 23-year-old man from Fredericksburg died this morning after losing control of his car and striking a tree in the Alexandria, Virginia area of Fairfax County.

Fairfax County (FCPD) officers responded to the area of 6700 Telegraph Road in Alexandria this morning around 1 a.m. for the report of a single car crash. Once on scene, they located a Honda Civic. The driver, 23-year-old, Walther Rubio Valladarez, was the only occupant of the Honda.

Detectives from the FCPD Crash Reconstruction Unit are investigating the crash to determine if excessive speed may have led to the crash. It appears that the Honda was traveling southbound on Telegraph Road just prior to S. Kings Highway when he lost control of the car and went off the road to the right into a tree. Mr. Rubio Valladarez was pronounced deceased on the scene.

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