Police identify Henrico man killed in Laburnum Avenue crash

Posted at 8:14 PM, Mar 24, 2015
and last updated 2015-03-25 09:05:38-04

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. – Police identified the man killed in a single-car crash near North Laburnum Avenue and Nine Mile Road Tuesday in eastern Henrico as James E. Williams, 64, of Masonic Lane. The crash was reported at about 6:36 p.m. Tuesday.

“A Honda CRX, driven by Mr. Williams, was traveling south on Laburnum Avenue.  The vehicle lost control and struck a tree, causing heavy damage to the front end of the vehicle.,” Henrico Police spokeswoman Capt. Linda Toney said. “Mr. Williams was transported to VCU Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased. ”

Neither alcohol nor speed appeared to play a role in this crash, police said. The Henrico Crash Team continue to investigate the cause of the crash.

Friends and family of Mr. Williams can email their thoughts and condolences here.



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