Police ID driver killed in Chesterfield
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — Police identified the driver killed Thursday night in Chesterfield as 31-year-old Roger Aaron Wilkerson, of Pamplin, Virginia. Police responded to the single-vehicle crash at about 9:23 p.m. along the 13700 block of Beach Road.
“[Wilkerson] was driving south on Beach Road when he ran off the right side of the roadway, re-entered the roadway, and ran off the left side of the roadway before striking a tree,” a Chesterfield Police spokesperson said. “[Wilkerson] was pronounced deceased on scene.”
Police cited both speed and lack of seatbelt use as contributing factors to the fatal crash. The investigation into the crash remained on-going Friday. Witnesses can send news tips here.