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2 suffer life-threatening injuries in Broad Street crash

Posted at 8:25 AM, Jun 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-22 15:59:12-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- Police are investigating a multi-vehicle crash reported on West Broad Street, at Hamilton Street, Saturday night.

"A 2011 Nissan Armada was westbound on West Broad Street when it failed to stop for the red light at the intersection. The Nissan struck a 2006 Land Rover LR3 that was traveling through the intersection. The Land Rover had the green light and was southbound on North Hamilton Street," a Virginia State Police spokesperson said. "The impact of the crash caused the Nissan to strike a 2007 Kia Sedona that was stopped in the left turn lane on West Broad Street. Meanwhile, the Land Rover struck a 2001 Chevrolet Express Van also stopped in the left turn lane behind the Kia."

The driver of the Nissan, who police identified as 40-year-old Evonne M. King, of Richmond, Va., was not injured in the crash.

"Her passenger, Eliza A. Jones, 19, was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected from the vehicle. She was transported to VCU Medical Center and is being treated for life-threatening injuries," the Virginia State Police spokesperson said. "The driver of the Land Rover, Greg B. Crump, 46, of Richmond, Va., was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected from his vehicle. He was transported to VCU Medical and is being treated for life-threatening injuries."

A woman riding with Crump suffered minor injuries.

The drivers of the Kia and Chevrolet van were not injured in the crash, according to police.

Charges are pending, as the crash remains under investigation.

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