Driver Charged with DUI after Her Vehicle Crashed Into Two VBPD Units

Friday, August 03, 2018

This morning, Friday, August 03, 2018, at approximately 1:10 a.m., a marked Virginia Beach Police unit was conducting a traffic stop on westbound I264 near the First Colonial Road exit.  Two additional units arrived on scene to assist the initial officer with the traffic stop.  At the conclusion of the initial stop and the officers were getting ready to clear up, a 2008 Chevy SUV collided with two of the police cars.  No officers were injured during this crash, neither was the driver of the Chevy SUV.  All three vehicles had to be towed from the scene.


Arrested:  21-year-old Gillian Marie Scorrano, of Virginia Beach was arrested and charged with Driving Under the Influence.

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Although there are additional factors related to this case, drivers are reminded of Virginia's Move Over Law.  Virginia law requires drivers approaching a stationary emergency vehicle, including a tow truck, that is displaying a flashing lights and traveling in the same direction to vacate the lane closest to the stationary vehicle if safe to do so, or slow to a speed safe for highway conditions. Also included in the law are road maintenance and utility vehicles