Updated Press Release-Traffic Accident at Fleming Rd and Brass Eagle Loop

***Update***Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash – Fleming Rd near Brass Eagle Loop

UPDATE – (February 16, 2017)
The deceased vehicle operator has been identified as Mr. Jeffrey Lee Ward (W/M, 53 years of age, of Greensboro, NC).

GREENSBORO, NC (February 15, 2017) – On Wednesday, 02-15-2017, at 7:39 pm Greensboro Police responded to Fleming Rd near Brass Eagle Loop in reference to a motor vehicle crash with personal injury.

A white in color 1993 Chevrolet work van with a single occupant ran off the road to the right and struck a tree. The operator of the vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene by Guilford County EMS from injuries sustained. There were no other vehicles involved in this crash. It is unknown what caused the vehicle to leave the roadway. The identity of the vehicle operator is not being released at this time, pending notification of all family members.

This is the 2nd fatal motor vehicle crash of this year for Greensboro. The Crash Reconstruction Unit is conducting this on-going and active investigation.

Anyone who may have witnessed the crash is asked to contact the Greensboro Police Department at 336-373-1000.
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Toni E. Kiser, Watch Operations Specialist
Police Department, Watch Operations
City Of Greensboro
336-373-2287
100 Police Plaza, Greensboro, NC 27402-3136
[Police]

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