Hanover Sheriff's Office Identifies Pedestrian Killed In Wreck
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.