FAIRFAX, Va. (WUSA9) -- Fairfax County Police are investigating a fatal crash on Popes Head Road on Wednesday.
Thirty-two-year-old Richard Walker of Fairfax Woods Way was speeding when he hit a tree on Popes Head Road near Fairfax County Parkway at 1:52 p.m., officials said.
Police say he was speeding as he approached a curve and ran off the road.
Walker was pronounced dead at the hospital shortly after 2:30 p.m., officials said.
Crash Reconstruction Unit Detectives are continuing to investigate the crash. They believe Walker was not wearing a safety belt.