Two dead in Wednesday crash

Published 11:01 pm Wednesday, June 21, 2023

Two people died in a crash on Route 58 Wednesday evening.

The single-vehicle accident happened at 7 p.m. in the 1900 block of Portsmouth Boulevard. Two adult occupants were determined to be deceased on scene. Suffolk Fire & Rescue provided advanced life support care to an infant occupant on the scene before transporting the child to a hospital with serious injuries.

The preliminary investigation of Suffolk Police determined the vehicle left the roadway and struck a pole.


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The accident is still under investigation. The Suffolk Police Department is asking anyone with additional information to contact Suffolk Crime Line or communications at the non-emergency number. Please contact Investigator Officer E. May at 757-923-2350 (Option 8).

Responding units included Battalion 1, Engine 3, EMS 1, Ladder 3, Medic 1, Medic 3, Rescue 1 and SF1.