Pedestrian hit, killed by Waverly Police vehicle

Posted at 5:03 AM, Nov 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-14 12:15:35-05

WAVERLY, Va. — Virginia State Police are investigating a fatal pedestrian accident involving a Waverly Police Officer.

Virginia State Police say the accident occurred just before 2 a.m. Tuesday morning at the intersection of Route 460 and Route 40.  Early investigation reveals that a Waverly Police Unit was traveling eastbound on Route 460 when the officer struck a pedestrian in the roadway.

The pedestrian has been identified as 47-year-old Antonio T. Green of Waverly.

The Virginia State Police accident reconstruction team is assisting with the investigation.

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