Man killed after car runs off road, hits tree in Chesapeake

Posted at 6:34 PM, May 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-25 09:18:59-04

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – A 54-year-old man has died after running off of the road and hitting a tree in the 1700 block of Long Ridge Road.

It happened on Monday just before 5 p.m.

The driver died at the scene. He has been identified as Herman Jehoich of the 800 block of Bright Leaf Place.

Police say speed appears to be a factor in the crash.

No other vehicles were involved.