Feb. 19, 2022
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – Chesterfield County Police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred in the 4400 block of Beulah Road at about 8:50 a.m. on Saturday, February 19, 2022.
Police said a 2009 Dodge Charger was traveling eastbound on Beulah Road when it left the right side of the roadway and struck a tree. The passenger of the vehicle sustained life threatening injuries and was transported to a local hospital. The passenger was pronounced deceased at the hospital.
The driver of the Dodge Charger has been identified as Luis Adolfo Llerena Leon, 22, of Floyd Avenue in Richmond. Llerena Leon has been arrested and charged with DUI and DUI manslaughter, in relation to the crash. He is currently being held at the Chesterfield County Jail without bond.
The passenger's name is being withheld pending notification of next of kin. Police continue their investigation into this incident. Anyone with information regarding this incident should contact the Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660 or through the P3 app.
Photo: Luis Adolfo Llerena Leon