Deadly crash in Petersburg

Posted by Iva Radman – email

PETERSBURG, VA (WWBT) - We're following breaking news -- a deadly crash in Petersburg.

It happened just after 2am Thursday morning in the 1500 block of South Sycamore Street. Police say 26-year-old William Johnson was killed. No one else was in the car.

Right now police are still determining the cause of the crash, but early information suggests the car flipped before hitting a tree into a neighbor's front yard.

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