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Police identify pedestrian killed after being hit by SUV in Henrico

Posted at 10:48 PM, Aug 21, 2015
and last updated 2015-08-26 23:07:38-04

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. -- Police has identified the pedestrian hit and killed by a SUV in Henrico on August 21.

Police identified the victim as Michael Jerome Moore, 46, of Henrico County.

Henrico Police responded to an emergency call at the intersection of Nile Mile Road and Pleasant Street just before 10 p.m. on August 21.

The preliminary investigation revealed that the SUV traveled east on Nine Mile Road in the left lane approaching the intersection with Pleasant Street. Moore was also walking east on Nine Mile in the left lane ahead of the vehicle.

Investigators said the man was pinned under the vehicle after he was struck from behind.

Fire fighters and police had to use equipment to lift the vehicle off the man. He was rushed to VCU Medical Center with life-threatening injuries where he later died.

Nile Mile Road and Pleasant St.

Nile Mile Road and Pleasant St.