Woman suffering life-threatening injuries after being hit by car on Shore Drive

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – A woman is in the hospital with serious injuries after she was hit by a vehicle on Shore Drive Saturday morning.

Dispatchers received the emergency call around 7 a.m. for an accident in the 3800 block of Shore Drive.

Police investigation revealed that a vehicle was driving on Shady Oaks Drive and turned left onto Shore Drive where the pedestrian was crossing and got hit.

Medics took the woman to a local hospital where she is suffering life-threatening injuries, according to MPO Linda Kuehn with the Virginia Beach Police Department.

The accident is being investigated by VBPD Fatal Crash Team.

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