21-year-old VB man arrested after Chesapeake woman dies in crash on Providence Road

Virginia Beach

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — A 21-year-old Virginia Beach man was arrested just over a month after a woman died in a November 2 crash on Providence Road.

Charles Robert Nicholson III was arrested on Dec. 20 and charged with reckless driving and involuntary manslaughter.

Charles Robert Nicholson III

Police say they received a call at 9:41 a.m. on Nov. 2 for the crash involving two vehicles.

According to officials, a gray Ford SUV was turning out of College Park Square Shopping Center when it was struck by a blue Dodge Challenger.  ​

The woman, later identified as 77-year-old Mary Lou Fulcher from Chesapeake, was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries and later died. She was driving the Ford, police say.

Nicholson was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.  

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