On Sunday, Jan. 29 just after 5:00 a.m., James City County Police and Fire Departments responded to a single-vehicle crash on Rt 199 near the intersection of Brookwood Drive. Preliminary investigation revealed that a 1999 Dodge pickup truck was traveling westbound on Rt 199 when it crossed the median, left the roadway and hit some trees on the eastbound side of the road causing it to roll over on its roof. The driver was transported to Riverside Doctor's Hospital and pronounce dead on arrival. The driver was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash and alcohol is believed to be a factor. The driver's identity is not being released at this time pending notification of next of kin. JCC Police are investigating.
Media Contact: Stephen A. Rubino, Deputy Chief of Police