Police ID Richmond woman killed in I-95 crash

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RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Virginia State Police identified the person killed in a single-vehicle crash on Interstate 95 in Richmond last week. 

Shekiera S. Burwell, a 27-year-old from Richmond, was driving on I-95 South near mile marker 78 when she entered a curve and went off the left shoulder and struck a jersey wall. Police said the crash caused the vehicle to overturn several times and Burwell and the male passenger were both ejected. 

Burwell and the passenger were not wearing seatbelts at the time of the crash. Burwell died at the scene and the passenger was taken to a hospital with serious injuries. 

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