Police ID 3 people killed in Amelia crash - NBC12 - WWBT - Richmond, VA News On Your Side

BREAKING

Police ID 3 people killed in Amelia crash

file image (Source: Raycom News Network) file image (Source: Raycom News Network)
AMELIA, VA (WWBT) -

Virginia State Police have released the identities of the three people killed when a vehicle crashed into a tree and caught fire in Amelia.

Police say the driver, 20-year-old Reginald Hawkes, died at the scene. The two passengers, 19-year-old Larry Jones and 18-year-old Kiam White, also died at the scene.

The crash happened around 9:23 p.m. on Sept. 19, in the 1700 block of Sweathouse Creek Road. Police say the vehicle ran off the left side of the road, then crossed back over the right side and struck an embankment before hitting a tree. The vehicle then caught fire from the crash.

The crash remains under investigation.

Copyright 2017 WWBT NBC12. All rights reserved

Report an Error or Submit a Tip to NBC12

Powered by Frankly