Richmond Woman Involved in Deadly Accident on I-64


The woman who was involved in a fatal vehicle-involved accident on I-64 has now been identified.

The accident, which occurred around 9 p.m. last night, reportedly happened following an alleged argument involving 27 year-old Averi Lewis and the driver of the vehicle she was riding in.

Lewis, a Richmond citizen, had been traveling southbound in an automobile, but apparently exited the vehicle near Exit 15, and began running across the roadway. Another vehicle traveling eastbound struck Lewis, resulting in a fatality.

Lewis was pronounced dead at the scene by officials. No charges relating to the incident have been filed at this time.