Fatal Crash in Springfield Area

Officers responded to the area of the Franconia Springfield Parkway and I-95 on Friday, December 18, shortly after 11 p.m. for a report of a single vehicle crash. The initial investigation determined that an 18-year-old man was driving a BMW 3-Series on the westbound lanes of the Franconia Springfield Parkway, lost control and traveled off the right side of the roadway striking multiple trees. The driver, Laween A. Akrawi, of Fairfax Station, died at the scene. The passenger, a 17-year-old juvenile from the Springfield area was transported to Fairfax Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Speed appears to be a contributing factor in the crash.

Anyone with information about this crash is asked to contact Crime Solvers electronically by visiting www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or text-a-tip by texting “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES(274637)** or by calling 1-866-411-TIPS(8477), or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131