Police identify man in wheelchair hit, killed by car in Chesterfield

Man in wheelchair hit and killed

CHESTERFIELD, Va. (WWBT) - The Chesterfield Police Department is investigating after a man in a wheelchair was hit by a vehicle and killed Sunday.

Investigators say 62-year-old Riley James, who was in a wheelchair, was in the roadway near Karl Linn Drive around 1:30 a.m. when he was struck by a vehicle heading East on Midlothian Turnpike.

The victim was transported to a local hospital where he later died from his injuries.

The driver of the striking vehicle remained until police arrived on the scene.

Anyone with information on the crash should call Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660.

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