VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) - A driver in a fatal vehicle crash in February appeared in Virginia Beach Circuit Court Wednesday.
19-year-old Stephen B. Clark was speeding down Shore Drive on February 14 when he lost control of his vehicle and drove into trees bordering the roadway, according to Jimmy Barnes with Virginia Beach Police.
The passenger in Clark's vehicle -- 18-year-old Gregory B. Welch -- was pronounced dead at the scene of the one-vehicle crash.
In court Wednesday, a plea agreement was reached, capping Clark's time in jail at six months.
Charges have been made in a domestic abuse investigation involving a 74-year-old woman in Elizabeth City.
Witnesses tell WAVY.com the attack of a shopper was the cause of a heavy police presence at the Ross department store at Military Circle in Norfolk Wednesday night.
Drivers traveling between Hatteras Island and the mainland were forced to use an emergency ferry Wednesday, following the sudden closure of the Bonner Bridge Tuesday.