Single car crash kills one on Hull Street in Chesterfield

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.

Police continue their investigation into this crash.