RICHMOND, Va. — Richmond Sheriff Antionette V. Irving has been charged after being involved in a crash while driving her sheriff’s cruiser Wednesday afternoon.
Richmond Police said the accident happened around 1:50 p.m. at the intersection of North Third and East Main streets.
A Chevrolet Sonic sedan crashed into the driver’s side of Irving’s sheriff’s cruiser.
The driver of the Chevrolet was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The Chevrolet’s airbag deployed during the crash.
Irving, who was uninjured, has been charged with disregarding a red light, according to Richmond Police Spokeswoman Koury Wilson.