VBPD Investigating a Fatal Crash on S. Independence Blvd.

Sunday, March 11, 2018

*UPDATE*

​The decedent has been identified as 59-year-old Michael John Delucia of Virginia Beach.


On March 11th, 2018 at approximately 7:23p.m., Emergency Communications received a call for service in the 2200 block of S. Independence Boulevard in regards to a multiple vehicle accident.  Police personnel responded to the scene of a damaged motor vehicle and motorcycle.  ​

The adult male operating the motor vehicle sustained non-life threatening injuries and was transported to a local hospital for evaluation and treatment.  For the adult male motorcyclist, life saving efforts were made, but he succombed to his injuries.  

The Virginia Beach Police Department - Special Operations - Fatal Crash Team is currently investigating this accident and Police Officer J.P. Dolida is the lead investigator.  ​

S. Independence Boulevard will remain closed in between Salem Road and Princess Anne Road until this accident investigation is complete.  

At this time, there is no additional information available regarding this accident.  

MPO Patrick Kane

​Alternate PAO

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