*Update Pedestrian Fatality 1600 Virginia Beach Blvd

*Update Pedestrian Fatality 1600 Virginia Beach Blvd
October 4, 2020

The pedestrian has been identified as 60-year-old Willie James Jefferson.Police are still seeking assistance with identifying the vehicle / driver that struck Mr. Jefferson​. The suspect vehicle would have sustained significant front end damage. If anyone has any information, please contact Virginia Beach Crime Solvers at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887)On Saturday, October 3, 2020 at approximately 6:45 p.m. Emergency Services received a call about a pedestrian that struck by a vehicle at the 1600 Block of Virginia Beach Blvd. Preliminary investigations show that the pedestrian was crossing Virginia Beach Blvd when he was struck by a vehicle travelling westbound which knocked him to the ground into the eastbound lanes. He was run over by two additional vehicles. The first vehicle that hit the pedestrian fled the scene. The pedestrian was pronounced deceased at the scene. No arrest have been at this time, this is an active investigation led by Virginia Beach Police Fatal Crash Team. More details to follow when they become available. Alternate PIOMPO JB Morris