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Hanover Sheriff's Office Identifies Pedestrian Killed In Wreck

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HANOVER, VA- Hanover Police have identified the pedestrian killed during a Monday night wreck.

Michael J. Mitchell, 53, of Henrico, was killed Monday after being struck by a vehicle.

It happened on Route 1 near Lewistown Road around 9:30 p.m. Monday.

Police said a preliminary investigation shows Mitchell was walking in or near the roadway when he was struck by a SUV traveling south on Route 1.

Speed and alcohol are not believed to have played a role in the incident, police said. Charges are not pending at this time.

Anyone who may have witnessed this crash is asked to contact the Sheriff's Office at (804) 365-6140. Should you wish to remain anonymous, please call the Metro Richmond Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000, or text 274637 (CRIMES), using the keyword "iTip" followed by your tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.


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