Man dies after being hit by car in Newport News

Posted at 10:44 PM, Jun 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-11 22:44:41-04

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - A man has died after being hit by a car in the area of Jefferson Avenue and Davis Park Drive Thursday night.

The call came in at 9:36 p.m.

Officers arrived on scene and found that the man had been hit been hit by a four-door sedan in the northbound lane of Jefferson Avenue while he was trying to cross the street.

Medics pronounced the man dead on scene. His identity will not be released until his next of kin have been notified.

Police say the woman who was driving the car stayed at the scene after the crash.

The Newport News Police Department Crash Team Unit is investigating this incident.

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