UPDATE- Double Fatal Crash - 1400 block of Dam Neck Road

Friday, July 13, 2018

The decedents have been identified as :

23-year-old Dalton W. Senseney of Virginia Beach

24-year-old Daniel Tyler Nicol of Virginia Beach


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On Thursday, July 12, 2018 at approximately 10:50 p.m. a 2017 Subaru Crosstrek was traveling eastbound in the 1400 block of Dam Neck Road, at the same time a 2006 Kawasaki Ninja ZX10R motorcycle was traveling eastbound in the adjacent lane.  Both vehicles were seen racing, accelerating from the traffic signal at Harpers Road.  Just ahead, a 2018 Genuine Roughouse50 moped was traveling in the same lane as the motorcycle.

 

As the motorcycle impacted the rear of the moped, the motorcyclist was thrown into a ditch.  The motorcycle continued traveling where it burst into flames.  Both the operator of the Kawasaki motorcycle and the Genuine moped were pronounced deceased at the scene.

 

The operator of the Subaru Crosstrek, a licensed juvenile was arrested and charged with Racing Which Resulted in the Death of Another and Reckless Driving.  The juvenile is being held in the Juvenile Detention Center.  

 

Speed is a contributing factor in this crash.

 

The identities of the decedents are being withheld for 24 hours after the first next of kin notification to allow additional family members to be notified.


 

MPO Tonya Pierce​

Public Affairs Officer

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