Pernell ‘Sweet Pea’ Whitaker, Hall of Fame Boxer, Dies After Being Hit by Vehicle

Maria Perez
Jul 17, 2019 - 6:59
Pernell 'Sweet Pea' Whitaker, Hall of Fame Boxer, Dies After Being Hit by Vehicle

Boxing legend Pernell “Sweet Pea” Whitaker died on July 14 after he was hit by a vehicle in Virginia Beach, police said. The Virginia Beach police department said in a press release following the incident that they received a call at 10:04 p.m. on July 14 for a vehicle/pedestrian accident near the intersection of Northampton Boulevard and Baker Road in Virginia Beach.   “When officers arrived on scene they located an adult male victim who had been hit by a vehicle. The victim succumbed to his injuries on the scene,” the statement from the police...

Login to continue reading.
Dont Have an account? join now
Lost your password? Please enter your username or email address. You will receive a link to create a new password via email.

Leave a Reply

Become a member and join TheNorthStar

Join Over 25, 000 members from all 50 states and 100+ countries to
help build and sustain the most courageous Community of liberation
journalism in the world.

More From The North Star

March on Washington 2020 Live...

March on Washington 2020 Live Blog: Thousands Gather in D.C. to End Police Brutality...Read More

Maria Perez, Nicole Rojas & Micah Schaffer
1

Trump’s Taxes and All...

Trump’s Taxes and All the Things a Billionaire Could Buy With $750...Read More

Donney Rose
0

KENDI: The Generation That...

KENDI: The Generation That Saves The World...Read More

Kendi K.
0

See more articles from Maria Perez

Follow Maria Perez to see more of their article on TheNorth