2 killed after 2 cars crash head-on in Norfolk

Two people were killed Aug. 16, 2017, after two cars crashed head-on in Norfolk. Credit: WAVY/LaVoy Harrell.

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Two people were killed in Norfolk early Wednesday morning after two cars crashed head-on, police say.

Norfolk police say the crash happened just after 1 a.m. on E. Little Creek Road, near Nancy Drive. A silver Chrysler 200 was going in the wrong direction and hit a black Hyundai Sonata head-on, according to police.

The driver of the Chrysler was pronounced dead at the scene. Police identified her as 39-year-old Hafeeza T. Sawyer, of the 9500 block of 22nd Bay Street.

A 26-year-old man driving the Hyundai was taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, where he later died. He was identified by police as Johnathan D. Jones.

Police say no one else was in either of the two cars involved.

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