VIRGINIA BEACH, Virginia — A Virginia Beach man has died after fleeing a traffic stop and wrecking his vehicle.
Virginia Beach police identified the man as 30-year-old Travis Martin Hill.
Police say in a news release that an officer stopped a pickup truck driven by Hill for suspicion of drunken driving around 1 a.m. Sunday. The truck then fled at a high rate of speed.
Police say Hill lost control of the truck while trying to make a left turn and the vehicle hit a tree.
Hill was pronounced dead at a local hospital.
The incident remains under investigation.