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Accident Date: 
Tue, 11/18/2014

Janet L. Chafin, 46, of Bristol, Virginia, was the only occupant of a 2000 Chevrolet Cavalier. At about 12:35 p.m.

Accident Date: 
Sun, 11/16/2014

A man and three children were injured in a single-vehicle accident on Bainbridge Boulevard. Everyone involved was hospitalized for their injuries. The man's injuries were considered non-life threatening. The conditions of the children have not been released.

Accident Date: 
Sun, 11/09/2014

Jerry Colgate was walking on Elliott Avenue early Sunday morning when he was struck by a hit-and-run vehicle. Colgate was taken to the University of Virginia Medical Center and is now in a medically induced coma.

Accident Date: 
Sat, 11/08/2014

A Wilbraham man was killed after being struck by a train in Riverside Park in Lynchburg, Virginia Saturday afternoon. Jonathan Gregoire, 21, was with a group of people on a train trestle. He was hit by a passing train and pronounced dead at the scene.

Accident Date: 
Fri, 10/31/2014

Christopher Dean Woolwine allegedly rear-ended a vehicle, then fled the scene. While fleeing, he lost control of his van and drove off the roadway, striking a tree. His four year old son was in a booster seat in the car and died from injuries sustained in the wreck.

Accident Date: 
Mon, 10/27/2014

Parts of Interstate 664 are closed following a multi-vehicle crash at the Monitor-Merrimac Memorial Bridge-Tunnel in Suffolk, Virginia. No information reguarding injury is yet know. 

 

Accident Date: 
Mon, 10/27/2014

No injuries were repoted after a tractor-trailer drove into a farmhouse in the 5300 block of Pruden Boulevard (Route 460) Monday night in Suffolk, Virginia. The accident occured around 7:00 p.m.

Accident Date: 
Mon, 10/27/2014

Just after 2 p.m., calls came in about a crash in the 1200 block of Portsmouth Boulevard (Route 58). Police and fire-rescue crews responded to find a Ford Ranger pickup truck and dump truck had been involved in the crash. The pickup truck driver had to be extricated from his vehicl

Accident Date: 
Mon, 10/27/2014

A Cadillac driven by an elderly couple crashed into a Northern Virginia Hallmark shop Monday afternoon, significantly damaging the shop. The accident was reported just before 5 p.m. in the 2900 block of Chain Bridge Road in Oakton, Virginia.

Accident Date: 
Fri, 10/24/2014

Frankie Lynn Betterton and four passengers were traveling on Route 878 when the car went off the right side of the road and hit a tree. Betterton died, and the four passengers were hospitalized. Their names and ages have not yet been released. The accident is under investigation.

Accident Date: 
Fri, 10/24/2014

A woman died early Friday morning after hitting a tree on the 1200 block of Hampton Boulevard in Norfolk, Virginia. The accident happend just after midnight when the woman, driving a truck, went off the road near the intersection of Princess Anne Road on October 24, 2014.

Accident Date: 
Thu, 10/23/2014

Evelyn Hawkins Bryant of Ringgold was killed in a 4-car crash at around 5:30 p.m. on Highway 29 near Blairs, Virginia. A Ford Explorer driven by the 16-year-old apparently drifted into the northbound lanes and hit two vehicles before striking Bryant's Toyota Camry head-on.

Accident Date: 
Thu, 10/23/2014

A school bus accident was reported at 6:49 a.m. Thursday morning, October 23, in the 600 block of Virginia Beach Boulevard. No students were on the bus at the time of the accident, and no injuries were reported.

Accident Date: 
Wed, 10/22/2014

Gladys Moline, 77, died in a car crash with a Freightliner truck Wednesday evening. The driver, an 80-year-old man, was taken to the hospital. The accident occured around 6:10 p.m.

Accident Date: 
Wed, 10/22/2014

Police were dispatched to the 1900 block of Lyndhurst Road at about 4:13 p.m. and arrived to find a single vehicle had hit a tree. The female driver, 87, was in the 2005 Chevrolet four-door, unresponsive, and died at the scene. The car was traveling north on Lyndhurst Rd.

Accident Date: 
Tue, 10/21/2014

Back seat passenger Dana Shifflett, 22, is dead and four others are seriously injured after an accident on Amicus Road in Greene County, Virginia.

Accident Date: 
Tue, 10/21/2014

A female motorcyclist sustains serious injuries after colliding with a pickup truck on the 4400 block of Bridge Road, near Townpoint Road, in Suffolk, Virginia. The accident occured early Tuesday morning, around 7:00 a.m.

Accident Date: 
Mon, 10/20/2014

A two-car crash has been reported at the 1700 block of Pineville Road in McGaheysville, Virginia. Responders are assisting.

 

Accident Date: 
Sat, 10/18/2014

The Harrisonburg Police Department reports a car accident Friday evening led to a power outage in parts of the city. 33-year-old Randy Lee Rexrode was arrested and charged with DUI and property damage. Rexrode was injured, taken to Sentara RMH Medical Center, and was later sent to jail.

Accident Date: 
Fri, 10/17/2014

A female pedestrian was injured after two cars crashed while reportedly street racing Friday afternoon. Jontay Edmund Coles of Danville faces felony hit and run and other charges following a wreck around 4:40 p.m. in the 400 block of Wooding Avenue.

Accident Date: 
Thu, 10/16/2014

After hitting a school bus in Suffolk, Virginia Thursday morning, the driver of a gray Nissan fled the scene on foot. The incident occured at the 2200 block of East Washington Street around 6:41 a.m. on October 16, 2014.

Accident Date: 
Thu, 10/16/2014

Irma Taracena, 61, of Munson Hill Road, died Thursday after being hit by a car while crossing Leesburg Pike in Falls Church, Virginia. The incident occured near Row Street around 9:45 p.m.

Accident Date: 
Wed, 10/15/2014

Officials say a woman was hit by an Amtrak train just north of the Burke Centre Shopping Plaza in Fairfax County Wednesday night. Amtrak officials confirmed a Route 50 train traveling from Chicago to New York struck a trespasser around 9:30 p.m.

Accident Date: 
Wed, 10/15/2014

A car hit a young child across from a church in Norfolk. The young one was struck in the 400 block of E. Brambleton Avenue around 8:15 p.m. but is conscious and crying, according to dispatch. Medics are on the scene, and police are en route.

Accident Date: 
Wed, 10/15/2014

Gary Bowers, 50, of Washington County, VA, dies from injuries sustained  in an industrial accident at Helms Candy plant in Bristol, Virginia on Wednesday.