Police identify Richmond man killed while crossing I-95

Posted at 11:52 AM, Dec 27, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-28 08:24:45-05

RICHMOND, Va. -- Virginia State Police have identified the Richmond man killed while attempting to cross Interstate 95 in downtown Richmond Wednesday evening.

Police responded to the crash along northbound I-95 at exit 76A at about 7:40 p.m.

A preliminary investigation revealed that an adult male, identified as 48-year-old Orlando Rondell Williams, was attempting to cross northbound I-95 when the driver of a Mazda van struck him.

Williams, who police believe was intoxicated, died from his injuries at the scene. There were no other injuries reported.

Police say no charges have been placed against the driver, at this time.

The crash remains under investigation with the assistance of the Virginia State Police Crash Reconstruction Team and Richmond City Police Department.



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