Arsalan Hakimi

Arsalan Hakimi (November 24, 1943 – September 8, 2011) was a 67-year-old Reston man who drowned when he attempted to cross a flooded creek on Beech Mill Road near Club View Drive in Great Falls on September 8, 2011.[1][2]

Hakimi, who worked as a pizza delivery driver, had emigrated from his native Iran in the 1980's, where he had worked as a banker.[2]


  1. Zapotosky, Matt, and Mary Pat Flaherty. "Flooding Claims Four Lives in D.C. Area." The Washington Post. The Washington Post, 9 Sept. 2011. Web. 11 Sept. 2011.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Goff, Karen. "Reston Man Dies in Flooding." Reston, VA Patch., 9 Sept. 2011. Web. 11 Sept. 2011.