Serious crash involving vehicle and semi-truck 1800 block of Laskin Road

Saturday, February 15, 2020

​Update: The roadway is now reopened for all traffic.​

On Saturday, February 15, 2020 at approximately 4:33 a.m., Emergency Communications received a call for a serious accident involving a vehicle and a semi-truck in the 1800 block of Laskin Road near Republic Road. The adult male driver or the vehicle was transported by Emergency Medical Services to a local hospital with what is believed to be life-threatening injuries.

This case is still very active and the roadway is expected to be closed for the next few hours for the accident investigation. Police ask that you please avoid the eastbound roadways of Laskin Road between Republic Road and First Colonial Road . This release will be updated once the roadway is reopened. 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.


Master Police Officer L. M. Bauder, Public Affairs Officer

Virginia Beach Police Department