Driver charged, victim identified in deadly Chesterfield car crash

Driver charged, victim identified in deadly Chesterfield car crash

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - Chesterfield Police have charged the driver in a fatal car crash on Branders Bridge Road on Thursday.

It happened in the 17000 block of Branders Bridge Road around 11:45 p.m. Police say a car traveling south on Branders Bridge road went off the road and crashed into a tree.

The driver, Ronald White Jr., 24, and one passenger were taken to VCU Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. A second passenger, Randall Faucette, 25, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. Police say Faucette was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.

White is charged with driving under the influence of drugs, driving while revoked and possession of marijuana in relation to the crash.

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