HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Another officer-involved crash took place Monday night in Henrico County, raising the count to four officer-involved crashes in four weeks in the metro Richmond area.
Within four weeks, the four police officer-involved crashes have left three people dead and several injured, with two crash victims still fighting for their lives in the hospital weeks later. Richmond teens Tracey Williams and Jeremiah Ruffin, and Henrico Officer Trey Sutton all died as a result of tragic collisions taking place in Richmond and Henrico.
Police responded to Monday night’s crash just after 8:35 p.m. on West Broad Street, close to Short Pump near the West I-64 overpass.
The crash between the two cars was minor, and according to police, the officer was treated for non-life-threatening injuries at the scene.
The female driver of the other vehicle was detained and charged with driving under the influence. Police have not released her identity.
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