Two dead in single-vehicle crash in Suffolk

Posted at 3:01 PM, Aug 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-19 21:23:08-04

SUFFOLK, Va. – Two people have died following a crash in the 7900 block of Gates Road in rural Suffolk.

Police have identified 68-year-old Davis Turner and 73-year-old Rudolph McCloud of Suffolk as victims in this crash.

The accident happened on Saturday just before 1 p.m.

According to police, the driver and passenger were pronounced dead at the scene.

The 7900 block of Gates Road was closed for several hours and detours were put into place.

Around 8:20 p.m. police reopened the affected portion of the roadway.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation.

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