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Driver who fatally struck 57-year-old Chesterfield pedestrian had no license

Posted at 8:02 PM, Mar 12, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-14 11:53:53-04
Pedestrian Struck at Midlothian Turnpike in Chesterfield (WTVR CBS 6 Photojournalist Chris Jenkins)

Pedestrian Struck at Midlothian Turnpike in Chesterfield (WTVR CBS 6 Photojournalist Chris Jenkins)

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. – Police identified the pedestrian and driver involved in the fatal accident in Chesterfield County Saturday evening.

Police said a Doge Dart struck Duncan S. Smyly, 57,  who was walking along the 7200 block of Midlothian Turnpike not far from Chippenham Parkway around 7 p.m. Saturday.

Police said the victim died at the scene. He was transported to Chippenham Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The driver of the Dodge Dart, Cindy Ayala Jimenez, 31, of North Carolina, was issued a summons for driving without a license. Jimenez did not leave the scene, according to police.

The incident remains under investigation.

Anyone with information that could help investigators is asked to call the Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime solvers at 804-748-0660 or text code “WATSON” and send to 274637 (CRIMES).

Stay with WTVR.com and watch CBS 6 News for updates on this developing story.