Fatal Crash in Lorton
West Springfield Police District – Officers responded at 8:59 p.m. yesterday to the intersection of Ox Road and Blu Steel Way for a two-vehicle crash. The driver of a 2008 Volkswagen Golf was traveling northbound on Ox Road. Rachelle Feth, 76, of Alexandria was driving a 2013 Toyota Camry. Feth was attempting to turn left onto southbound Ox Road from Blu Steel Way. Feth turned in front of the Volkswagen resulting in the crash.
Feth was taken to a nearby hospital with injuries that were considered to be life-threatening. Sadly, she was pronounced deceased at the hospital. Detectives from our Crash Reconstruction Unit are continuing the investigation. Detectives do not believe alcohol is a factor. Speed is still under investigation.
Anyone with information about this crash is asked to contact our Crash Reconstruction Unit at 703-280-0543. Tips can also be submitted anonymously through Crime Solvers by phone – 1-866-411-TIPS (866-411-8477), and by web – Click HERE. Download the ‘P3 Tips’ App “Fairfax Co Crime Solvers”. Anonymous tipsters are eligible for cash rewards of $100 to $1,000 dollars. Please leave contact information if you wish for a detective to follow up with you.
This is the 15th non-pedestrian related fatal crash in the County to date in 2022. Year to date, in 2021 there were 14 non-pedestrian related fatal crashes.
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