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Falls Church Man Dies in Springfield-Area Car Crash

Lee Lawson, 61, of Falls Church died Thursday afternoon after his van ran into a tree in the on Loisdale Road in the Springfield-area. According to Fairfax County police, Lawson was driving his 2011 Ford Van northbound on Loisdale Road at 12:15 p.m. on Thursday when he left the road to the right and struck a tree and a fence in front of 6999 Loisdale Road.

It’s unknown why Lawson drove off the road. A motorist called the 911 and Lawson was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead. The Office of the Medical Examiner will determine the cause of death. There were no other vehicles or people involved in the crash.