Pedestrian dies after being hit by pickup truck in Virginia Beach

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – Police responded to an accident involving a pedestrian in the Brenneman Farm section of the city, Monday evening.

The pedestrian was taken to a local hospital and died Tuesday morning. Police identified the victim as Raekwon Allen Mcrae of Virginia Beach.

Dispatchers say the emergency call came in at 8:33 p.m. for a vehicle that hit a pedestrian near the 900 block of Windsor Oaks Boulevard and 1800 block of Independence Boulevard.

The police investigation revealed Mcrae was attempting to cross South Independence Boulevard, outside the crosswalk and against the signal, when he was hit by a Dodge pickup truck.

The driver of the truck remained on scene with the victim until police arrived.