Investigators said the 45-year-old pedestrian was struck by a vehicle at the intersection and taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
The media reported Hudson’s comments that alcohol “seems to be a factor with the driver involved in the crash.” He said the driver remained at the scene.
Although details are sketchy on this crash, it’s extremely disturbing to me that alcohol has been linked to the cause of the accident.
Every year a considerable number of pedestrians are injured and killed in cities such as Norfolk, Hampton, Newport News and Portsmouth. The fast-moving urban highways of these cities make them particularly dangerous for pedestrians.
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