ACCOMACK COUNTY, VA. (THECOUNT) — Shawn Michael Turner has been identified as the victim in a Sunday morning vehicle crash in Accomack County, Virginia.

Turner, 18, was killed following a single-vehicle crash near Bloxom Sunday morning.


According to reports, Turner was operating a vehicle on Winterville Road near Gaurdshore Drive in Bloxom, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 4 a.m. Sunday. The vehicle then made contact with a substantial tree.

Turner, who was partially ejected during the wreck, was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Accomack County is a United States county located in the eastern edge of the Commonwealth of Virginia. Together, Accomack and Northampton counties make up the Eastern Shore of Virginia, which in turn is part of the Delmarva Peninsula, bordered by the Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Ocean – Wikipedia.