Pedestrian struck, killed on I-64

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - Virginia State Police are investigating a fatal, early-morning crash on I-64 westbound near Nine Mile Road in Henrico County.

At 5:18 a.m., officers responded to a single vehicle crash involving a pedestrian. State Police tell us the driver of a 1999 Ford Contour, who was traveling in the right lane, struck a man walking in the right travel lane. The pedestrian died at the scene and has been taken to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for positive identification.

We're told the driver of the Ford, a 23-year-old woman from Blacksburg, was not hurt and was wearing a seat belt.

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