Virginia State Police investigating fatal crash in York County

Posted at 9:37 PM, May 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-08 21:39:01-04

YORK Co., Va. – Virginia State Police Troopers are investigating a fatal crash at the intersection of Coventry Boulevard and George Washington Memorial Highway (Route 17) Wednesday night.

The call came in at 8:41 p.m.

One person has been confirmed dead, State Police say.

Troopers are currently on scene investigating.

Northbound Route 17 from the Newport News/York County line to Coventry Boulevard is closed at this time and could remain closed for an extended amount of time, the York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office says. There is only one lane open at southbound Route 17 and Coventry Boulevard.

There is no further information.

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