Virginia bridge gets renamed in honor of fallen army sergeant

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Chesterfield County government and school officials are held a ceremony Sunday marking the official renaming of the Chester Bridge in honor of a fallen local army sergeant.

The bridge will be renamed the Sgt. Aaron Xavier Wittman Memorial Bridge.

Sergeant Wittman was killed while serving during Operation Enduring Freedom in 2013.

The ceremony was at Chester Village Green on Centre Street.