Man killed after car slams into tree in Chesterfield

Posted at 1:04 PM, Nov 21, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-22 01:21:04-05

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- A man has died after the car he was riding in struck a tree in Chesterfield Saturday morning.

Police said the vehicle was headed south on the 12000 block of Second Branch Road around 9 a.m. when the driver lost control and the vehicle struck a tree. The vehicle's passenger was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver was transported to VCU Medical Center by helicopter.

Police are still investigating what caused the crash.

Second Branch Road ax

Second Branch Road accident

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