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Fatal Woodbridge crash under investigation

Crash – Fatality – On October 21st at 6:58PM, investigators from the Crash Investigation Unit responded to the 13400 block of Jefferson Davis Hwy in Woodbridge (22191) to investigate a crash involving a pedestrian. The investigation revealed that the driver of a 2003 Toyota Highlander was traveling southbound on Jefferson Davis Hwy in the area above. At the same time, a pedestrian, identified as an adult woman, was crossing the street and was subsequently struck by the vehicle. The driver remained at the scene and was unharmed.

The pedestrian was transported to an area hospital where she died as a result of her injuries.

Investigators determined that at the time of the crash, the pedestrian was not in a designated crosswalk and was wearing dark clothing.

Weather may have also made it difficult to see the pedestrian as she attempted to cross the road.

The driver of the vehicle was not charged.

No other contributing factors were determined.

Identified:

The pedestrian was identified as Amelu G. FELIX, 51, of Woodbridge



The driver of the 2003 Toyota Highlander was identified as a 61-year-old woman of Springfield
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