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Police: Driver shot woman who died in car accident in Mechanicsville, man charged

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Hanover County Sheriff’s Office investigators have made an arrest in the Mechanicsville Turnpike single-car wreck near Lee-Davis High School Thursday afternoon. 255 more words


Mom found dead in front seat, child safe in back of car

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. — A Pennsylvania man was charged with First Degree Murder in the death of a 24-year-old woman whose body was found in car Thursday afternoon. 235 more words


Local faith leaders call for unity and love in wake of police shootings

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — Faith leaders in Richmond are asking the community to come together this weekend and work to bring peace among our citizens and police officers in the wake of Thursday’s Dallas police shooting. 315 more words


Mechanicsville fire in vacant structure causes estimated $300,000 in damages

Firefighters battled a two-alarm blaze in a vacant Mechanicsville home on Carruthers Avenue early Wednesday morning.

Ottawa fire said the 911 calls started coming in from the area of Carruthers and Burnside avenues at around 2:15 a.m. 142 more words

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Mother of 5 receives help with transportation expenses after severe car accident

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. — As Michael Bell walked on the side of Route 301 North in Mechanicsville, he pointed out to very spot where his life and even more so, the life of his fiancee Stacy Worton’s changed forever. 394 more words

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Historic monument in Mechanicsville destroyed, in need of repairs

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. (WRIC) — A historic Mechanicsville monument marking a civil war battle has been destroyed.

It sits on the grounds of Enon United Methodist Church and was crumbled after a two-car accident in May. 104 more words


Hanover County firefighters rescue kitten trapped in storm drain for three days

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. (WRIC) – Hanover County firefighters on Wednesday pulled a kitten from a storm drain after it had been trapped for three days.

Hanover Fire Department and Animal Control worked together in the rescue. 335 more words