For Immediate Release: November 22, 2023
Pedestrians Struck by Vehicle on Main Street
LYNCHBURG, Va. – The Lynchburg Police Department (LPD) is investigating a vehicle vs. pedestrian accident that occurred on Main Street this morning.
On November 22, 2023, at 10:48 am, officers responded to the 1200 block of Main Street for a report of a vehicle that had struck two pedestrians. There were also injuries reported for both adult individuals. Upon arrival, it was determined that the two pedestrians crossed over Main Street, without using the crosswalk. Both pedestrians were transported to the Lynchburg General Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Main Street was closed for a short time but is now re-opened.
Charges are pending at this time as the crash remains under investigation.
Anyone with information about this accident is asked to contact Officer J. Farrar with the Traffic & Safety Unit at (434) 455-6047.