Person hit by vehicle while trying to cross street in Virginia Beach

Injuries said to be life-threatening
Posted at 9:16 PM, Jan 06, 2021

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - One person is in the hospital after they were hit by a vehicle in the 600 block of Newtown Road Wednesday evening.

Around 6:37 p.m., police responded to a serious crash involving a pedestrian road at the intersection of Newtown Road and Connie Lane.

Police say the pedestrian was trying to cross the southbound lanes of Newtown when a white 2010 Ford Sedan.

The victim was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Newtown Road is currently shut down in both the northbound and southbound lanes from Daniel Smith to Baker Road.

The crash is still under investigation.

There is no further information.

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