Fatal Crash Investigation – 1700 block of Shore Drive

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – On November 28, 2022, at 1:07 P.M., officers from the Virginia Beach Police Department (VBPD) were dispatched to a fatal one-vehicle crash in the 1700 block of Shore Drive. The driver and sole occupant of the vehicle, Carter Watrous, (M/32) of Virginia Beach, was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced deceased at the scene by Emergency Medical Services (EMS). Excessive speed is believed to be a contributing factor in this crash.


This case is being investigated by the VBPD Special Operations Bureau, Traffic Safety Unit. If you witnessed this crash or have information about it, please contact the VBPD Special Operations Bureau at 757-385-4606 or anonymously through Crime Solvers at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP/P3tips.com.