A 38-year-old South Boston man, Phillip B. Smyser, faces a charge of driving under the influence following a wreck that occurred Monday at 6:49 a.m., according to a report filed by Virginia State Trooper T.B. Jones.
Douglas J. Walker, 39, of Danville, the driver of a 2020 Freightliner tractor-trailer owned by J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc., was stopped for a traffic signal at the intersection of Routes 58 and 501 when he was struck by a 1993 Ford F150 driven by Smyser.
Neither Walker nor Smyser was injured in the wreck.
Jones estimated $8,000 in damages to the Ford and $1,000 in damages to the Freightliner.