Nov. 29, 2022
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – Chesterfield County Police continue to investigate a fatal motor vehicle crash that occurred in the 9100 block of Midlothian Turnpike.
Around 12:27 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, police said, a 2003 Toyota Camry was heading west on Midlothian Turnpike when it crossed into the median and struck a tree. The vehicle then entered the eastbound side of Midlothian Turnpike, where it came to rest. The driver, identified as Gilbert M. Allen, 52, was pronounced dead at the scene.
At this point, the investigation indicates that Allen, of the 1600 block of Andersons Forge Drive, was traveling at a high rate of speed and not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash. Police continue to investigate this crash. Anyone with information should contact police at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660 or through the P3 app.