BLACKSBURG, Va. (WFXR) — A Virginia pedestrian lost his life overnight following a crash along S. Main Street in Blacksburg, police say.
According to the Blacksburg Police Department, officers — along with members of the Blacksburg Rescue Squad — responded to a vehicle crash involving a pedestrian in the 2200 block of S. Main Street just after midnight on Friday, Sept. 2.
When police got to the scene, they found the pedestrian and identified him as 20-year-old John Wallace Thomasson of Fairfax.
Authorities say life-saving measures were performed at the scene, but Thomasson still died from his injuries.
The vehicle’s driver stayed at the scene and is cooperating in this ongoing investigation, according to officials.
If you have any information about this deadly crash, you are asked to call the Blacksburg Police Department at 540-443-1400.