Thomas Dale alum, Saint Leo golfer dies in Chesterfield County accident

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CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — The Chesterfield County Police Department has identified the driver killed in a single-vehicle crash that occurred in the 1900 block of Walthall Creek on Monday morning.

Police said the vehicle, a 2006 Nissan Maxima driven by Griffin W. Clark, 21, ran off the road, struck a brick retaining wall at the entrance to a driveway, and overturned.

Clark, of the 1700 block of Walthall Creek Drive, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say Clark was not wearing a seatbelt.

Police continue their investigation, but say at this point in time, it appears speed was a factor in the crash.

According to the Saint Leo University men’s golf site, Clark was a sophomore criminal justice major.

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