Howard Covert Death – 70-year-old Howard E. Covert has been identified by the Norfolk Police Department as the victim in the vehicle crash near Military Circle Mall. The fatal accident happened about 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, afternoon on North Military Highway, near the intersection with Poplar Hall Drive.
The officials arrived at the scenes of the accident to find covert seriously injured. He was transported to a local hospital where he was declared dead. Authorities found the driver of the vehicle at the scene, he did not sustain any injury.
Police believed speed was not a contributing factor in the crash. The cause of the accident was not released and the accident remains under investigation.
Howard E. Covert Obituary will be released by the family.