Juvenile faces racing charges after fatal Virginia Beach crash

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - Two people have died after a fatal motorcycle crash in the 1700 block of Dam Neck Road Thursday night.

According to authorities, a 2017 Subaru Crosstrek was traveling eastbound at the same time a 2006 Kawasaki Ninja ZX10R motorcycle was traveling eastbound in the adjacent lane at 10:50 p.m. Both vehicles were seen racing as a 2018 Genuine Roughhouse50 moped traveled ahead in the same lane.

The motorcyclist was tossed into a ditch when impacting the rear of the moped. The motorcycle later burst into flames. Both the operator of the moped and motorcycle were pronounced dead at the scene.

The juvenile operator of the Crosstrek is being held at the Juvenile Detention Center after being arrested and charged with Racing Which Resulted in the Death of Another and Reckless Driving.

Identities of the decedents are being withheld for 24 hours.

This is a developing story.

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