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Update: Police identify woman killed in Norfolk vehicle crash


Update: Norfolk police have identified the woman who died as a result of a traffic accident on Wednesday as 25-year-old Amber Rose Fayette Lewis. Additional updates will provided as they are available.

Norfolk, Va. – A woman has died as a result of a vehicle crash, Norfolk police tell NewsChannel 3.

It happened at 11 a.m. in the 5700 block of Chesapeake Boulevard.

According to police, a vehicle with three adults inside was heading southbound when a van pulled out onto Chesapeake Boulevard, hitting the vehicle.

Police say the first vehicle veered into the median and flipped several times – a woman was reportedly thrown from the vehicle.

The woman was transported to a local hospital, where she was later pronounced deceased.

A man driving the vehicle and another man were transported to the hospital but they are expected to be okay.

Speed is a possible factor. The case is still being investigated.

Watch NewsChannel 3 for updates.

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