Chesapeake, VA (July 17, 2023) – Authorities confirmed that 25-year-old Onyx Preston Boyd lost his life as a result of a crash that occurred in Sussex County on Friday evening, July 14.
According to reports provided by the Virginia State Police, Boyd was traveling east on Route 460 while operating a 2022 Baodia moped. For unknown reasons, a Mazda sedan crashed into him from behind just before 8:00 p.m.
The impact of the crash caused Boyd to be ejected from his vehicle. The moped came to rest in a ditch.
Boyd was severely hurt in the accident and rushed to an area hospital. He was pronounced deceased after arriving.
At this time, the crash is being investigated.
Our condolences go out to the family of Onyx Preston Boyd at this time.