May 30, 2021
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – Chesterfield County Police continue to investigate a fatal crash that occurred in the 8200 block of Midlothian Turnpike at about 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 29.
Police said a 1997 Mercedes-Benz E320 was attempting to turn onto Midlothian Turnpike when it was struck by a 2020 Chevrolet Silverado traveling westbound on Midlothian Turnpike. The driver of the Mercedes-Benz, identified as Ernest W. Harris, 70, of the 4800 block of Bonnie Brae Road, was transported to an area hospital, where he died as a result of his injuries. The driver of the Chevrolet was not transported to the hospital.
Police continue their investigation. Anyone with information regarding this crash should contact the Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660 or through the P3 app.