Dumfries Man Dies in Motorcycle Crash on I-95


On Sept. 27, 2023, at approximately 4:38 p.m., Virginia State Police was investigating a two-vehicle crash that had occurred in the northbound lanes of I-95 at the 155-mile marker in Prince William County. A VDOT Safety Services Patrol vehicle was stopped on the right shoulder, with its emergency lights activated, when a sedan ran off the right side of the interstate and struck the rear of the SSP truck. No injuries were reported. 

While conducting that investigation, a 2015 Harley-Davidson motorcycle traveling north on I-95 lost control, ran off the right side of the highway, and struck the rear of the SSP vehicle. The motorcyclist was thrown from the bike.
The motorcyclist, Victor M. Harper II, 30, of Dumfries, Va., died at the scene. He was wearing a helmet.

The fatal crash remains under investigation. 

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