Suffolk man dies following crash

Published 6:25 pm Tuesday, August 28, 2018

A Suffolk man died following a single-vehicle accident Tuesday morning.

Wayland T. Pond III, 74, was pronounced dead at the hospital after the accident which happened at 9:32 a.m. in the 800 block of West Riverview Drive, according to a city press release.

Investigating officers found that Pond “had a possible medical issue while driving.” The vehicle struck a tree in what appeared to be a low-impact collision, the release stated.

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The accident remains under investigation.