Police identify woman killed in crash on I-95

Woman killed in crash on I-95 South

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - A crash on Interstate 95 South at mile marker 78 has left one dead, and one seriously injured.

Virginia State Police responded to the single-vehicle crash with a confirmed fatality early Thursday morning, at approximately 2:32 a.m.

An investigation revealed a Lexus sedan was traveling in the left lane southbound I-95 when it struck the median entering a curve. The vehicle then overturned several times, ejecting the two occupants.

Shekiera Shamone Burwell, 27, who was driving the vehicle died on the scene and a male passenger was transported to the hospital with serious injuries.

Neither were wearing their seat belts.

The crash remains under investigation.

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