Southampton County, Va. – Virginia State Police are asking for help identifying the car involved in a hit-and-run on Route 258 in front of the Southampton Mobile Home Park in the early morning hours of Sunday.
Initially, Virginia State Trooper S.W. Johnson was assisting deputies with a large crowd that gathered for a party at a residence located off of Route 258.
While patrolling the area, Trooper Johnson was notified that a female pedestrian was struck by a vehicle at approximately 12:10 a.m. The vehicle left the scene.
The 25 year-old woman was transported to Southampton Memorial Hospital with minor injuries.
Witnesses describe the vehicle as a blue minivan traveling north on Route 258. The vehicle is believed to be a 2013-2015 Dodge Caravan with minor damage to the right front area and/or headlight. The minivan’s passenger side mirror may also be damaged or missing its glass.
Anyone who may have been in the area at the time or has seen a vehicle matching this description is asked to call the Virginia State Police Chesapeake Division at 757-424-6800. They can also email Trooper Johnson at Sterling.Johnson@vsp.virginia.gov.