Alexandria college student dies in Labor Day weekend crash

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By Cody Mello-Klein |

Brandon Dorns, 22, of Alexandria, died in a single-vehicle crash on Interstate-64 in Goochland County over Labor Day weekend, according to an article from The Patch.

Passenger Abanoub Zaki, 19, was injured in the crash, which occurred on Aug. 31, according to The Patch. Dorns died at the scene and Zaki was taken to the hospital for treatment.

Dorns was a pre-med student at Virginia Commonwealth University, according to The Patch.

A GoFundMe page has been set up to help fund Dorns’ funeral and Zaki’s medical bills and to establish the Brandon Dorns Memorial Scholarship. To donate, visit