Oct. 15, 2018
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – Chesterfield County Police continue to investigate a fatal motor vehicle crash that occurred in the 13700 block of Midlothian Turnpike at about 9 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018.
Police said a 2016 Dodge Grand Caravan was traveling east on Midlothian Turnpike when it struck the rear of a Toyota Camry, which was also traveling east. The Dodge then continued east, ran off the road to the right and struck a tree.
A passenger in the Dodge, Earsielene Lee, 74, of the 1100 block of Otterdale Road, was transported to an area hospital, where she was pronounced dead.
The driver of the Dodge and two additional passengers in the vehicle were transported to an area hospital with what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries.
Police continue their investigation into this crash. Anyone with information should contact the Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660 or through the P3 app.