1 dead after being hit by vehicle on Jefferson Ave in Newport News

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Police are investigating a fatal accident involving someone being hit by a vehicle, Saturday evening.

Dispatch says the emergency call came in around 9:34 p.m. The accident happened at the intersection of Jefferson Avenue and Oyster Point Road.

Police say that the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

On Tuesday, police said they were attempting to identify a Hispanic man who was killed in the crash. The man killed did not have identification on him, according to police.

He was identified Wednesday as 27-year-old Arturo Cax-Hernandez, of Newport News.

Police say that the driver did stay at the scene and alcohol is not a factor in the accident.

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