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Posted on: January 11, 2021

Teenager dies following Sunday afternoon crash on Leo Street

NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) – Detectives are continuing to investigate a hit-and-run accident that left a 15-year-old girl dead. 

On January 10, 2021 around 3:45 p.m., Officers were dispatched to the 2900 block of Leo Street for the report of an accident involving an overturned vehicle. The preliminary investigation revealed that the driver of a Mercedes SUV ran a stop sign and hit another vehicle. The driver and passengers of the Mercedes SUV ran from the scene before police arrived.  

The 15-year-old victim was transported to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital where she was later pronounced deceased as a result of her injuries. 

Norfolk Police are now asking anyone with information about this accident to call the Norfolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or submit a tip using the P3Tips mobile app.

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