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Pedestrian fatally struck on I-64

Virginia State Police
Posted at 9:56 PM, Sep 15, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-17 10:01:29-04

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. -- A pedestrian has died after being struck by traffic on I-64 west on Wednesday night.

This happened just before Route 360 in Henrico County, according to Virginia State Police.

At 8:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Virginia State Police troopers began responding to calls that a person was standing in the right lane on the interstate. Prior to troopers arriving, the pedestrian was struck.

Based on the investigation, the pedestrian was first struck by a Chrysler minivan in the deceleration lane. Then he was subsequently struck by a Kia sedan in the right lane. He was then run over by other traffic.

Troopers said the drivers of both the Chrysler and the Kia remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation. They were both wearing seat belts, and did not report any injuries.

The pedestrian was later identified as 49-year-old Morgan B. Albert of Afton.