Press release from Chesterfield Police Department
CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating a single-vehicle crash Sunday that killed the driver.
The crash occurred in the 23000 block of Hull Street Road at about 2:14 p.m.
Police said a 2001 Pontiac Grand AM was traveling east on Hull Street Road when the driver went off the right side of the roadway and struck a tree. The driver died at the scene.
The passenger was airlifted to VCU medical center with life-threatening injuries. The identity of the driver is being withheld pending notification of next of kin. Police believe speed was a factor in the crash.