Latest Virginia State Police News

Police: Driver fell asleep and crashed into patrol car

Nov. 18, 2019 9:47 AM EST

WINDSOR, Va. (AP) — Police say that a driver fell asleep at the wheel before his or her car struck a deputy’s patrol car in Virginia. The deputy suffered non-life-threatening injuries but was flown by helicopter to a hospital. Virginia State Police said in a press release that the crash occurred...

Authorities: 19 hospitalized after bus hits tractor trailer

Nov. 17, 2019 10:18 AM EST

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Authorities say more than a dozen people have been hospitalized in Virginia after a commercial bus hit an overturned tractor trailer on Interstate 64. Citing Virginia State Police, the Richmond Times-Dispatch reports 19 people were brought to hospitals after the Sunday morning...