Police: Man hit by car while mowing grass in Virginia Beach

Posted at 12:25 PM, Sep 17, 2012
and last updated 2012-09-17 12:26:58-04

According to Jimmy Barnes of the Virginia Beach Police Department, officials recieved a call around 11 a.m. Monday morning regarding a man that was hit while cutting grass.  

Police say a witness said the man was hit while mowing grass along Independence Boulevard. It happened at 250 Independence Boulevard at the eastbound exit ramp.

Police say no charges have been made in the accident. They say the driver of the vehicle  that hit the man did stop after the accident happened.

The man was transported to Virginia Beach General Hospital, and is expected to recover.

Stay with NewsChannel 3 for updates as they become available.