Two dead in single-vehicle accident in Suffolk

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – Two Suffolk residents have died following a single-vehicle accident on Gates Road.

Emergency Communications received the call at 12:54 p.m. in the 7900 block of Gates Road for an accident involving a passenger vehicle.

Police say that 68-year-old Davis Turner and 73-year-old Rudolph McCloud were pronounced dead on scene.

The 7900 block of Gates Road was closed for over seven hours and detours were in place at Corinth Chapel Road and Gates Road, and Ellis Road and Gates Road.

The cause of the accident is still under investigation.

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