2 killed in single-vehicle crash on I-264 in Portsmouth

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – State Police are investigating a deadly crash in Portsmouth.

According to police, the call came in at 4:01 p.m. for a single-vehicle accident in the westbound lanes of I-264, west of Greenwood Drive.

The driver of a Ford Focus ran off the roadway, over-corrected, and went down an embankment striking a tree. Both the driver and passenger died upon impact.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.

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