Skip navigation UNITED STATES VIRGIN ISLANDS POLICE DEPARTMENT
Protect and Serve

Press Release

Default text size Larger text size Even larger text size   print

Press Release Archives: 200820092010 - 2011 - 2012

Back to list

Male Driver Facing Charges Of 2 Counts Of Negligent Homicide By A Vehicle Arrested

June 19, 2019

Christiansted, St. Croix - On February 9, 2019, at around 1:00 am, officers along with Emergency Medical Attendants responded to a two car collision which occurred in the vicinity of the Rattan Road and Sion Valley intersection at the Old Rusty Tank. A green Jeep Wrangler was heading westbound on Rattan Road while a blue Isuzu Rodeo was heading north making a right turn eastbound. The driver and passenger in the Jeep Wrangler succumbed to their injuries after impact with the tank knocking it over. The driver in the other vehicle (blue Rodeo) sustained minimal injury.

> See the original press release here

On June 17, 2019, Ivan Hansen, age 60, was arrested and charged for two Counts of Negligent Homicide by vehicle as per warrant signed by a Superior Court Judge with a bail set at $15,000.00 dollars.

Hansen failed to post bail and was remanded to the Golden Grove Correctional facility.

Site by OmniSystems