Man suffers life-threatening injuries after being hit by car in Newport News

Posted at 6:47 AM, Oct 20, 2015
and last updated 2015-10-20 06:47:35-04

Newport News, Va. – A 26-year-old Newport News man suffered life-threatening injuries after he was hit by a car early Tuesday morning.

Police received a call about the accident at 12:24 am and found the man near the area of Thimble Shoals and Jefferson Avenue.

Police say alcohol is believed to be a factor in the accident and at this point it does not appear that the driver will be charged.