VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- Two people were killed in an accident on Interstate 264 near Birdneck Road on Wednesday morning.

Westbound lanes of I-264 near Birdneck Road are back open after a fatal accident shut down the roadway for hours on Wednesday morning.

Virginia State Police say 61-year-old Michael Terance Goldstone was killed when his Ford Taurus came across the median and into oncoming traffic on westbound I-264. Goldstone’s vehicle struck a Toyota Corolla driven by 53-year-old Darlene Varney.

Goldstone’s car then struck a green Suzuki Sidekick driven by 23-year-old Aaron Miles Collier. Both Goldstone and Collier died at the scene.

Varney was transported to Virginia Beach General Hospital with minor injuries.

All westbound lanes closed at 7:44 a.m. Crews reopened the lanes around 11 a.m.

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