FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 31, 2020
On August 30, 2020, at approximately 2121 hours, Charlottesville Police Department officers responded to a motor vehicle crash involving two motorcycles on 5th Street SW near the intersection of Cleveland Avenue.
Rahmean Najuan Rose, a 23-year-old resident of Charlottesville, was pronounced deceased at the scene. Another male victim was transported to UVA Hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.
The exact cause of the crash remains under investigation by the Charlottesville Police Department Traffic Unit.
This is the second fatal crash investigated by CPD in 2020.
Public Information Officer
Charlottesville Police Department