Pedestrian Struck By Vehicle - 1800 Block of General Booth Boulevard

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

​Wednesday, March 22, 2017, at approximately 11:52 a.m., Emergency Communications received the report of a pedestrian being stuck by a vehicle in the southbound lane of the 1800 block of General Booth Boulevard.  Members of the Virginia Beach Police Department's Fatal Accident Crash Team responded to investigate.  The preliminary investigation is revealing that an adult male pedestrian stepped into the roadway into the path a pickup truck.  The operator of the truck stayed on scene rendering assistance along with other drivers that stopped.  The pedestrian has been transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.


Speed is not a factor in this crash.  Charges are not anticipated against the driver. 

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MPO Tonya Pierce​

Public Affairs Officer

Virginia Beach Police Department

757-385-4097 

VBPDPublicAffairs@vbgov.com

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