Man hit by vehicle in Newport News dies

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A man died last Thursday night after being struck by a vehicle in Newport News.

The accident happened around 5:30 p.m. Nov. 9 at the intersection of Denbigh Boulevard and Warwick Boulevard, according to police.

Police say a woman driving the vehicle was traveling south on Warwick Boulevard and hit a man who was crossing the street. She remained at the scene after the accident.

The man was later identified as 64-year-old John Smith III.

The Newport News Crash Team Unit is investigating the accident. Stay with WAVY for updates.