Authored By:  John C. and Guest Author, Amanda Turner, Intern

In a report printed in the Virginian-Pilot, Virginia State Police announced that in the first week of June, 10 people (nine men and one woman) had been killed on Virginia’s roads. Those deaths brought the total of people killed on Virginia roads this year to 337, compared to 405 at this point in 2007.

The most recent incidents took place Thursday and Friday and involved a tree falling on a man driving an SUV in Fairfax County and pedestrian being hit by a passenger side mirror as he crossed traffic.