Hampton woman struck and killed by van

Posted at 5:03 PM, Apr 28, 2012
and last updated 2012-04-28 17:03:33-04

Hampton, Va. – A 46-year-old Hampton woman died early Saturday morning after being struck by a van at the intersection of Old Buckroe Road and Lawrence Avenue.

Police first received word of the crash at 1:30 am and the woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say a 1996 Ford Van was traveling east on Old Buckroe Road when the driver struck the woman. The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

Police will release additional information on the woman once her next of kin has been notified.

Anyone with information that will assist police is encouraged to contact the Hampton Police Division at 727-6111 or Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. Crime Line callers remain anonymous and never appear in court. If a Crime Line call results in an arrest, the caller is eligible for a reward up to $1,000.00.