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Posted on: October 8, 2022

Police Respond to Fatal Crash Involving a Bicyclist

James City County Police Department patrol vehicle

On Oct. 7 at approximately 8:50 p.m., James City County Police and Fire Departments responded to a crash involving a 2013 Ford truck and a bicyclist at the intersection of Richmond Road and Barhamsville Road (Anderson's Corner). The Ford was traveling westbound on Richmond Road when it struck Jule Smith, a 52 year old James City County resident who was traveling on a bicycle.

Smith succumbed to injuries at the scene of the accident. Next of kin was promptly notified. 

The westbound lanes of Richmond Road were blocked for two hours while the investigation took place; the crash remains under investigation.

Media Contact: 
Tony Dallman, Assistant Police Chief

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