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1 killed, 2 injured in crash near Godwin Bridge in Suffolk

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Posted at 7:24 PM, Nov 12, 2021

SUFFOLK, Va. - One person was killed and two others hurt in a two-vehicle crash in the 2200 block of Bridge Road near the Godwin Bridge in Suffolk Friday night.

Suffolk Police and Suffolk Fire & Rescue units responded to a report of a crash involving two passenger vehicles at 5:26 p.m.

Authorities say an adult passenger of one of the vehicles was pronounced dead on scene.

A second person who was in the same vehicle, along with someone who was in the other vehicle involved in the crash, was taken to local hospitals with severe injuries.

Officials identified the victim in thee fatal crash as 83-year-old Glen Nelon, of Smithfield.

On November 18 officials said they still need help with their investigation and they are asking for the public to contact them if they have any information.

Anyone with information, or that may have witnessed the accident, is asked to contact the Investigations Team at 757-335-9078.

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