Virginia State Police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred after a police pursuit in Hopewell. The pursuit resulted in a crash between a pick-up truck and a compact vehicle, with one driver sustaining life-threatening injuries. The victim, identified as Andre Bassett Jr., later died from his injuries. The investigation is still ongoing, and the Hopewell Police Department is urging any witnesses or individuals with information to come forward. They can contact the Hopewell Police Department or provide tips anonymously through the Hopewell Prince George Crime Solvers hotline or the P3tips mobile app. https://www.nbc12.com reported
Virginia State Police Investigating Fatal Crash After Police Pursuit
Virginia State Police are currently investigating a fatal crash that occurred following a police pursuit, resulting in the death of one driver. The incident took place at the intersection of Oaklawn Blvd. and Ashland Street in Hopewell, Virginia, on Friday, July 28, just before midnight. The police were called to assist Prince George Police with the pursuit, which involved a pick-up truck and a compact vehicle.
Upon arriving at the scene, officers discovered one driver with life-threatening injuries. The victim, identified as Andre Bassett Jr., was immediately taken to a nearby hospital but tragically succumbed to his injuries later on.
The investigation into the crash is currently ongoing, and the Hopewell Police Department is urging anyone with relevant information to come forward. If you witnessed the collision, were present in the area at the time, or have any information that may assist the investigation, please contact the Hopewell Police Department at (804)541-2222.
For those who prefer to remain anonymous, you can provide information through the Hopewell Prince George Crime Solvers hotline at (804)541-2202 or by using the P3tips mobile app.