Police Officer injured in ATV accident on duty

Friday, February 10, 2017

On February 10, 2017 at approximately 5:53pm, a VBPD police officer was responding to a call for service while operating a VBPD marked ATV.  The officer was traveling north on the beach near 40th Street and Boardwalk when he struck an obstacle and was thrown from the ATV.  The officer was transported to a local hospital where he was admitted for treatment for numerous, but non-life threatening injuries.    


At this time, the officer's name isn't available.  The officer was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident.  


Additional information will be provided at a later time.  ​


MPO Patrick Kane

Virginia Beach Police Department

Public Affairs Office

2509 Princess Anne Road

Virginia Beach, VA 23456


757-385-4097

VBPDPublicAffairs@vbgov.com

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