I-95 crash kills two

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(WJLA) -{ }Virginia State Police are investigating a deadly crash on Interstate 95 in Triangle, Va.{ }It happened Thursday{ }near Exit 150 just before 10 a.m.

According to police, a Ford Focus was traveling in the far left northbound lane when it lost control. The vehicle was struck by a flatbed tractor-trailer traveling in the center lane. The impact caused both vehicles to travel toward the left shoulder of the road, striking a Honda Accord, also traveling in the far left lane. The Ford Focus and the truck continued onto the left shoulder of the road, striking a jersey wall.{ }

The driver and passenger of the Ford both died at the scene. Both were wearing seatbelts. They have not been identified.{ }

The driver of the tractor-trailer and the driver of the Honda were not injured. Both were wearing their seatbelts.

The crash closed the northbound lanes for about three hours.