Accident victim airlifted to hospital
A Suffolk man thrown from his car during a collision over the weekend is recovering in Sentara Norfolk General Hospital.
Armund Rohshaun Eason, 19, of the 100 block of Pitchkettle Road was airlifted to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, said Lt. Debbie George, spokeswoman for the Suffolk Police Department.
Eason, who was driving a 1998 Ford Escort west on Portsmouth Boulevard around 9:15 a.m. Sunday, drifted off the left side of the highway, according to the police report. After striking two small trees, a road sign and the guard rail, the vehicle slid 10 feet down the rail before spinning back onto the highway.
Eason was ejected from the car, landing in the left lane of Portsmouth Boulevard, police said.