Police ID Va. Beach woman killed in crash on Little Neck Road

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — A woman was killed in a single-vehicle crash Saturday morning on Little Neck Road, police say.

Dispatchers received an emergency call around 1:30 a.m. for an accident on Little Neck Road, just off Virginia Beach Boulevard.

Responding officers found a woman on scene suffering from life-threatening injuries. She was taken to a local hospital, where she later died from her injuries.

Police later identified her as 55-year-old Theresa Zirnheld.

Police say investigators have determined that the woman’s vehicle was traveling northbound on Little Neck Road, left the roadway, ran into the median and hit a tree.

Alcohol appears to be a factor in this case, according to police.

Virginia Beach Police Department’s Fatal Crash Team is continuing to investigate the crash.

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