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Accident Date: 
Fri, 12/19/2014

At about 7 a.m. Friday, a 15-year-old by was struck and killed by a driver in the 1000 block of Rest Church Road in the Clearbrook area of Frederick County. The teen was identified as Tristan Keith Long, a sophomore at James Wood High School. The driver fled the scene of the accident.

Accident Date: 
Fri, 12/19/2014

Stanley and Addington were engaged in a high-speed chase after they refused to stop for an officer attempting to pull them over for registration violations.

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Sun, 12/14/2014

Witnesses saw a small plane go down near Shenandoah Pathat 12:30 pm. Responders were able to reach the site quickly, but the pilot had already died.

Accident Date: 
Sun, 12/07/2014

Just before 4 a.m., an SUV was headed south on the 6200 block of Sewells Point Road in Norfolk when it ran off the road, striking a Dominion Virginia Power pole. A man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Accident Date: 
Sun, 12/07/2014

A woman was driving sometime before 2:30 a.m. on the 4200 block of Rotunda Avenue in Bowers Hill in Chesapeake when she swerved to avoid hitting a deer, causing her Volkswagon Passat to go off the road and hit a tree. Her 13-year-old son was killed in the wreck.

Accident Date: 
Sun, 11/30/2014

Sherman Rodney Brown, 25, was killed early Sunday morning when his car crashed into a tree following a police chase on Interstate 64 just before 3:30 a.m. A state trooper observed Brown  in a 2013 Toyota Camry going over 100 mph on I-64 east.

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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.

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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

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: 
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: 
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

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. Legg was in the 2005 Chevrolet four-door, unresponsive, and died at the scene. The car was traveling north on Lyndhurst Rd.

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: 
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.