Two seriously injured after car crashes into ditch in Chesapeake

Posted at 12:24 PM, Oct 11, 2015
and last updated 2015-10-11 12:24:50-04

Chesapeake, Va. – Two people suffered serious injuries after their car crashed into a ditch Sunday morning .

Officer Kosinski with Chesapeake Police says crews found the car in a ditch at the intersection of Beaver Dam Court and Beaver Dam Road around 2:16 a.m.

It took firefighters nearly half an hour to extract the victims from the vehicle. Immediately after the two were transported to Sentara Norfolk General with serious, life-threatening injuries, Police say.

No update was provided on their conditions.

Kosinski also says there is no word yet on if speed and alcohol were a factor, but that the accident is under investigation.

Stay with NewsChannel 3 for updates.