Posted by Phil Riggan - email
CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - Police are investigating a crash involving an ATV which killed the teenage driver and injured his passenger.
Police responded to the 14700 block of Beach Road shortly after 12:30 a.m.
Police said that Mark Laffon, Jr., 18, was driving the ATV when he struck a deer and lost control.
Laffon and his passenger were thrown from the vehicle as it overturned. Laffon died from his injuries.
A passenger was transported to the VCU Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.
Police continue their investigation into this crash.