Police identify 23-year-old man who died after crash on Jefferson Ave.

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) -- Police have released new details about a fatal crash that took place Monday afternoon on Jefferson Ave.

Authorities tell us that a 23-year-old man is dead after an accident that injured two people.

We're told the crash happened at Jefferson Ave. and Ivy Farms Rd. just before 3:30 p.m. 

A 2015 Hyundai Sonata, driven by a 60-year-old man, was heading south on Jefferson Ave. when he crossed the median into the northbound lanes and hit a 2011 Volkswagon driven by a 23-year-old man.

Both drivers were rushed to the hospital, but the driver of the Volkswagon, 23-year-old Jonquay Byrd, succumbed to his injuries and died at the hospital Wednesday morning.

No other details have been released at this time, including if charges will be filed.

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