Man hit and killed by bus in Portsmouth

Posted at 1:38 PM, Dec 18, 2020

PORTSMOUTH, Va. - A pedestrian was struck and killed by a bus in Portsmouth Friday morning.

According to the Portsmouth Police Department, the call for the crash came in at 11:34 a.m. Officers responded to the intersection of George Washington Highway and Victory Boulevard, where they found the victim, an adult man.

Police say the bus was a "large bus with unclear purpose," not a school bus or an HRT bus.

Eastbound traffic is currently blocked in the area.

No charges have been filed yet, and the investigation is pending.