TEMPERANCEVILLE, Va.- Virginia State Police are reporting the death of a driver in a New Year’s Eve accident south of Temperanceville.
Police say the crash occurred shortly after 9 p.m. on Chesser Road at the intersection of Sand Street.
The driver of a 2005 Ford Focus was traveling eastbound on Chesser Road when he lost control, went off the roadway and struck several trees, according to police.
The driver was ejected and died at the scene.
Police identified the victim as Dietrich Geramane Davis, 45, of Horntown, Virginia.
Davis was not wearing his seat belt at the time of the accident, according to police.
Police say it is unknown at this time if alcohol was a contributing factor.