*Update* Fatal Accident 8300 Atlantic Avenue

Monday, March 15, 2021


The decedent has been identified as 31-year-old Charles Xavier Sturkey of Norfolk, Virginia.

Speed and alcohol are believed to be factors in this crash.

This case remain under investigation by members of our Fatal Crash Team.

On Monday, March 15, 2021 at approximately 2:15a.m., Emergency Communications received a call about a single vehicle accident at the 8300 Block of Atlantic Avenue. 

 Preliminary investigation show that the vehicle hit a guardrail and a tree before resting in a yard nearby to the case location.  Upon arrival the driver of the vehicle was pronounced deceased at the scene. 

This is still an active scene being investigated by Virginia Beach Fatal Crash Team.  More details to follow as they become available. 

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MPO JB Morris