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Man charged with hit-and-run after Virginia Beach crash leaves woman dead

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Posted at 11:03 PM, Sep 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-08 22:28:50-04

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - A crash involving a pedestrian in the 6000 block of Indian River Road has resulted in a death Monday night.

Around 9:40 p.m. on September 14, dispatchers received a call for a crash involving a vehicle and a pedestrian in the area.

Officers arrived on scene and found the woman, who had been hit by the vehicle. Emergency Medical Services personnel also arrived to assess the victim, who succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced dead on scene.

The victim has been identified as 32-year-old Amanda Delois Majette of Norfolk.

Police say the driver of the vehicle did not stay at the scene after the crash.

Authorities believed the suspect vehicle to be a silver or white sedan with possible damage on the driver's side front headlight area. It was last seen driving in the Level Green neighborhood.

On October 8, police announced that 29-year-old Sebron Kenneth Anthony Gooding of Virginia Beach has been charged with hit-and-run resulting in injury or death and operating a motor vehicle without a license.

Gooding is currently being held in the Virginia Beach City Jail.

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