VSP identify victim in I-64 fatal accident; one still hospitalized

RICHMOND, VA (WRIC) – Virginia State Police were on scene of a single vehicle fatal crash on I-64 eastbound at the 190 mile marker in the city of Richmond around 4:39 am Sunday morning.

Police officials say a 2004 Toyota Sequoia went over a guard rail (bridge) and down about 60 feet to the bottom of a ravine. Two individuals were in the vehicle at the time of the crash.

The driver, 22-year-old Shelby L. Pressley, died at the scene. The passenger, 33-year-old Joshua T. Abney, was transported to MCV with serious injuries. Both individuals are from Williamsburg, Va.

Police say both individuals were wearing a seatbelt.

The crash is under investigation.

Stay with 8News for any updates.



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