One dead, one injured in two-vehicle crash on Route 58

Posted at 6:26 PM, Dec 30, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-30 20:30:57-05

Suffolk, Va. – A two-vehicle crash in the 1900 block of eastbound Portsmouth Boulevard on Route 58 has left one person dead and another injured.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Engine 3, Ladder 3, Rescue 1, Battalion 1, Battalion 3, Medic 1, Medic 6, and EMS 1 responded to the scene around 5 p.m. on Wednesday.

Police say the crash involved a minivan and a Honda CRV. The person driving the minivan died at the scene.

The driver of the CRV was taken to Sentara Obici Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Each vehicle only had one person inside.

The far right lane of eastbound Portsmouth Boulevard/Route 58 is expected to be closed until midnight.

The center lane and far left lane are still open and traffic is reportedly flowing smoothly.

The accident remains under investigation.