Woman dies following motorcycle crash in Norfolk


NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A woman has died from her injuries after a crash Sunday night at the intersection of W. Little Creek Road and Ruthven Road.

First responders reported being called to the accident on the intersection of Little Creek Road and Ruthven Road at around 8:30 p.m. Sunday.

When they got there, they saw a motorcyclist and the motorcyclists passenger on the roadway suffering injuries from the crash.

After further investigation, authorities revealed that the motorcycle was traveling westbound on W. Little Creek Road while the car was traveling eastbound when the two collided in the intersection.

The passenger of the motorcycle, who officials identified as 41-year-old Christie L. Sutton, was immediately taken to the hospital. She later died from her injuries.

The driver of the motorcycle is recovering from injuries that are not life-threatening.

Reports say that possible charges could be filed once the fatality team has completed their investigation.

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