Auto/Bicyclist Accident Indian River Rd/Level Green Blvd

Friday, October 05, 2018

​UPDATE:  October 9, 2018

The bicyclist was pronounced deceased by medical staff due to the injuries sustained from the crash.  The decedent has been identified​ as 58-year-old Reginald Boykins of Virginia Beach. 

Investigators have determined that Boykins failed to yield the right of way to oncoming traffic and proceeded to turn left into the path of the GMC SUV.

No charges are pending against the operator of the GMC SUV.


On Friday, October 5, 2018 at 9:08 p.m., Emergency Communications received a call for a bicyclist/auto accident within the intersection located in the 6000 block of Indian River Road and the 900 block of Level Green Boulevard. Officers arrived on scene and located the adult male bicyclist who had been struck by a GMC SUV. Emergency Medical Services transported the bicyclist to a local hospital with life threatening injuries. The driver of the vehicle remained on the scene with police.


MPO L. M. Bauder, Public Affairs Officer

Virginia Beach Police Department