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Suffolk Police investigate fatal vehicle accident

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Posted at 4:59 AM, Apr 19, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-19 11:45:21-04

SUFFOLK, Va. - Police and Fire & Rescue units responded to a report of single vehicle accident around 1:00 a.m. Monday. The crash took place on Route 164 westbound, at Bridge Road northbound near the Western Freeway.

After a preliminary investigation, officers determined that the vehicle was traveling westbound when it went off the roadway, into a wooded area, striking multiple trees.

The driver, 29-year-old Brandon Larelle Kelly, was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The affected portion of the roadway that was previously closed has reopened.

The investigation is ongoing.