For immediate release: April 22, 2022
Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle on Oakley Avenue
LYNCHBURG, Va. – The Lynchburg Police Department is investigating after a vehicle crash involving a pedestrian yesterday.
On April 21, 2022 at 8:32 p.m., officers responded to the intersection of Oakley Avenue and Richmond Street for report of a man who had been struck by a Nissan sedan. The man sustained significant injuries during the crash and was transported to Lynchburg General Hospital for treatment. He is currently in critical condition.
Although the crash remains under investigation, no charges have been filed against the driver of the car.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Officer Lucy with the Traffic & Safety Unit at (434) 455-6047 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-888-798-5900.
Enter an anonymous tip online at http://p3tips.com or use the P3 app on a mobile device.
This is an ongoing investigation. Any additional information will be released as an update to this news release.