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Man hospitalized with severe injuries following Norfolk crash

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Posted at 12:56 PM, Sep 12, 2021

NORFOLK, Va. - A man is in the hospital with serious injuries after a vehicle crash in Norfolk Sunday afternoon.

According to police, dispatch received a call at 12:30 p.m. for a single-vehicle crash in the 2700 block of E. Virginia Beach Boulevard.

The victim was taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital with life-threatening injuries and is in critical condition, police said.

Preliminary investigations revealed that the driver lost control of the car and hit a utility pole.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation; however, investigators believe speed to be a factor.