Man dies after being struck by vehicle in Newport News

Posted at 11:06 AM, Aug 26, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-26 15:35:28-04

(Photo: NNPD)

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – One man has died after being struck by a vehicle in the 700 block of J Clyde Morris Boulevard near Bruton Avenue.

The call came in Saturday at 10:14 a.m.

When officers arrived, the man, 72, was located and pronounced dead at the scene.

According to police, the man was struck by a vehicle traveling east on J Clyde Morris Blvd.

The vehicle involved stayed on scene.

Traffic was diverted for some time due to the investigation but all lanes are now open. News Crash Team Unit is investigating this accident.