ISLE OF WIGHT COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) - Deputies took the time Monday to honor a fallen sergeant, killed in a motorcycle accident Sunday.
Sgt. Jeffrey Storm was riding his motorcycle along Walter's Highway when he crashed. Storm was pronounced dead at the scene, and a cause of the crash has not been released.
Isle of Wight County Sheriff Mark Marshall fondly remembered Storm Monday.
"This guy was a good man," Marshall said. "It's devastating for the entire office."
Marshall told WAVY.com Storm was a "fair weather" rider and was "one of the most safety-conscious individuals that I had ever met."
"He's just going to be badly missed," Marshall said. "He was obviously a consummate professional."
Sgt. Storm was one of 50 deputies serving in administration and was a crime prevention specialist. He was with the Sheriff's Office for 16 years.
Marshall said Storm leaves behind a wife and two children.
Visitation with Storm's family is scheduled for 2 p.m. through 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. through 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 10 at Colonial Funeral Home, 1515 S. Church St. in Smithfield.
His funeral will be held Thursday, April 11 at 1 p.m. at Westminster Reformed Presbyterian Church, 3488 Godwin Blvd. in Suffolk.
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