Driver from fatal Chesterfield crash turns himself in

Posted by Phil Riggan – email

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - Chesterfield County Police announce the arrest of Justin B. Fitzgerald, 22, of the 20000 block of Eastside Lane in Dinwiddie County, in connection with the fatal single-vehicle crash that occurred in the 3600 block of Thurston Road on Nov. 28.

Police said Fitzgerald turned himself in at about 1 p.m. today. He is charged with involuntary manslaughter, hit and run and driving outside the restrictions of his suspended operator's license.

He is being held without bond in the Chesterfield County Jail pending a Dec. 1 hearing at 11 a.m. in the Chesterfield County General District Court.

Ronald A. Stephenson II, 21, of the 12700 block of Raven Wing Court, was a passenger who was killed in that crash.        

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