Victim dead in overnight Hampton crash, police investigating

Posted at 6:19 AM, Oct 31, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-31 09:10:07-04

HAMPTON, Va. - The Hampton Police Division is investigating after a crash left one person dead early Saturday morning.

According to police, the crash was reported at 1:31 a.m. Officers responded to West Pembroke Avenue. where they found a vehicle that struck a tree and caught fire.

The vehicle's driver, who has not been identified, was pronounced dead on scene.

Police said the victim lost control of the vehicle and struck two other vehicles before striking a tree. No other injuries were reported in the crash.

If you or anyone you know has information that could help police, they are encouraged to call the Hampton Police Division at 757–727–6111 or the Crime Line at 1–888-LOCK-U-UP.