VBPD working bicyclist fatality

Saturday, October 28, 2017
On Saturday, October 28, 2017 at approximately 8:29 a.m., Emergency Communications received a call for a bicyclist/auto accident near the 1400 block of Virginia Beach Boulevard and the 300 block of Sykes Avenue. Officers arrived on scene and located the adult male bicyclist who had been struck by the vehicle. Emergency Medical Services also responded to assist the victim however, the male succumbed to his injuries at the scene of the accident. The driver of the vehicle remained on the scene with police.​​

​This case remains under investigation by members of the Fatal Accident Crash Team (FACT). No other information is available at this time. This release will be updated as soon as information becomes available.


The decedent has ben identified as 59-year-old Mcrell Eugene Hinton, of Virginia Beach.

MPO L. M. Bauder, Public Affairs Officer, Alternate

Virginia Beach Police Department