Man sentenced to a year in jail for deadly Virginia Beach crash


VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – A judge sentenced a man to 365 days in jail Friday for a fatal crash in Virginia Beach.

The judge also gave Alfred Thomas Jr. a $2500 fine with his reckless driving endangerment charge.

The crash happened on Lynnhaven Parkway at Gravenhurst Drive on August 17, 2017. Police said a 20-year-old man was on his way to work and was t-boned by a car as he was making a turn onto Lynnhaven south from Gravenhurst.

Police said the car that hit the man was going north on Lynnhaven at a fast rate of speed. The 20-year-old man was later pronounced dead.

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