One dead, two hospitalized after crash on Shore Drive

Posted at 8:12 AM, Jun 27, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-28 10:36:44-04

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – One person is dead and two people are in the hospital after a single vehicle crash.

It happened early Monday morning on Shore Drive near Kendall Street. The call came in at 1:12 a.m.

Police say a sedan was travelling westbound on Shore Drive when it went off of the roadway, first hitting a sign and then a tree.

Three people were taken to the hospital. One of the victims died from his injuries.

The victim has been identified as 25-year-old Antwaun Carter of Portsmouth.

The Virginia Beach Police Department Fatal Crash Team is investigating the accident.

According to police, charges are pending.