Crash in the 200 block of Doctor Drive

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

​At 5:11 p.m. dispatch received a call for a vehicle crash involving a bicycle in the 200 block of Doctor Dr.,  A gold 2006 Nissan made a wide left from Dillon Dr. ​onto Doctor Dr.  The driver overcorrected and lost control of the vehicle striking an adult female and three children on a bicycle with a child trailer.

The adult female was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries.  One child was transported with life threatening injuries and two of the children were transported with nonlife threatening injuries.  

Speed is believed to be a contributing factor in this crash and the crash remains under investigation at this time with Master Police Officer J. R. Ford of the departments Crash Team assigned as the lead investigator.  


84-year-old David Cherry of Virgina Beach was charged with reckless driving.