Fatal accident on Courthouse Road in Spotsylvania
From the Spotsylvania Sheriff’s Office:
On November 22, 2022 at 6:45PM, deputies responded to a head-on motor vehicle crash involving two vehicles in the 5900 block of Courthouse Road.
Emergency personnel arrived within minutes to find a 2014 Toyota Highlander and a 2017 Infiniti QX60 with significant damage. Witnesses observed the Toyota Highlander traveling east on Courthouse Road. The vehicle then crossed the center divided line striking the Infiniti SUV head-on. The Toyota Highlander then overturned striking a tree. The occupant of the Toyota Highlander was an 18 year-old male from Spotsylvania who was extricated from the vehicle by Fire/Rescue personnel. He was transported to an area Trauma Center in serious, but stable condition.
The driver of the Infiniti SUV was pronounced dead at the scene and identified as 78 year-old, John O’Quinn of Spotsylvania. The accident is still under investigation by the Sheriff’s Office Accident Reconstruction Team.