Pedestrian dies following hit-and-run crash in Downtown Norfolk, NPD searching for vehicle involved

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Posted at 6:19 PM, Apr 13, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-20 16:47:26-04

HAMPTON, Va. - A pedestrian died from his injuries after a Wednesday night hit-and-run in the 1000 block of Monticello Avenue.

Police say the pedestrian, identified as 62-year-old North Carolina man Eric T. Henderson, was taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital for treatment for his life-threatening injuries. He died at the hospital.

The preliminary investigation revealed that Henderson was crossing the street when he was hit by a sedan. The car left the scene of the crash before police arrived.

On Wednesday, April 20, the Norfolk Police Department said its detectives are searching for a four-door, gray or silver Infiniti sedan with dark tinted windows. The front of the car and the windshield will have damage.

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