Portsmouth Confederate monument damaged during crash

Posted at 10:43 AM, Dec 14, 2019

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – A monument in Portsmouth was damaged during a crash in the early morning hours Saturday.

Police said it was a single vehicle crash and that it’s a DUI investigation.

The driver was taken to local hospital for non-life threatening injuries around 2 a.m.

The monument was struck and has minor damage but the railing/fence around it has severe damage.

There is no further information at this time.