NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – One person was killed in a crash along East Ocean View Avenue early Monday morning.
Karen Parker-Chesson with the Norfolk Police Department said the crash occurred around 2 a.m. in the 700 block of East Ocean View Avenue when a vehicle traveling westbound hit a tree.
The driver of the vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene. Police have identified the victim as 47-year-old Patricia Beane of Norfolk.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation, but investigators believe speed may have been a factor, according to Parker-Chesson.