Two dead in crash near Norfolk Naval Shipyard in Portsmouth

Portsmouth

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Two men have died after a multi-vehicle crash near Norfolk Naval Shipyard early Wednesday.

Emergency communications said they were notified around 1:47 a.m. for an incident in the area of Effingham Street and George Washington Highway.

Fire crews responded to a report of a person entrapped and police said the two men were pronounced deceased at the scene.

Officials have not released additional details, but traffic reopened in the area around 7 a.m. Stay tuned to WAVY.com for updates.

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