A male body was found dead on Friday morning in a submerged vehicle in Hampton.
Dispatchers were called around 6:35 a.m. for a report of an auto accident in the area of North Armistead Avenue and Freeman Drive.
During investigation police officers found that the vehicle crashed into a light pole before continuing into a nearby body of water.
The reason why the vehicle veered off the roadway has not yet been revealed.
The Body found has been identified as Drew Halsey. Drew Halsey is a 21yr old man. He was found dead by the Hampton Public Safety Dive Team in the submerged vehicle. Police said Halsey was from Maryland but did not specify which part.
Our condolences go out to the friends and family of Drew Halsey. May his beautiful soul rest in peace🙏🏽💜 pic.twitter.com/QAaIVJ8aWv
— FrostburgNCNW (@FSUNCNW) June 20, 2020