Va. Beach man dies after crash on Blackwater Road in Chesapeake

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CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — Police say a Virginia Beach man died after he was hospitalized Wednesday night following a crash in Chesapeake.

Chesapeake police said officers were dispatched to a single-vehicle crash in the 600 block of Blackwater Road, off Fentress Airfield Road, around 10:10 p.m.

Police said officers found the driver, a man, had been ejected from the vehicle and was suffering from life-threatening injuries. The man was taken to an area hospital but later succumbed to his injuries.

Blackwater Road was closed following the crash, but has since reopened.

Police identified the man as 23-year-old Lantz Edwin-John Caudill.

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