Body found in vehicle after crash, fire in Chesapeake

Posted at 4:40 AM, Oct 05, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-09 12:44:45-04

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – A crash on S. Battlefield Boulevard and Sandy Road left one person dead early Friday morning.

Dispatch received a call at around 1 a.m. for a vehicle in the ditch. Once units arrived on scene, they found the vehicle on fire in a deep ditch.

The Chesapeake Fire Department put the fire out and learned there was one occupant in the vehicle.

The victim has been identified as 24-year-old Ashley Holland of Chesapeake was confirmed deceased.