Wednesday, November 21, 2012
The driver hit a skateboarder who crossed in the path of the car on Jefferson Davis Highway.
Prince William County Police are investigating a hit-and-run accident that occurred on Jefferson Davis Highway in Woodbridge earlier this week. A police investigation showed that the driver of a 1997 Honda Accord was traveling southbound on the highway, near East Longview Drive, when an 18-year-old male skateboarder crossed in its path. The driver fled the scene after the collision, police said. The victim was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Police searched the area for the car, and eventually found it unoccupied at Prince William Plaza. The car was not stolen. Police are working to find out who the driver was.
Saturday, August 18, 2012
One underage woman was charged with DUI.
A Woodbridge woman has been charged in a fatal hit-and-run that occured along I-95 North just after midnight Saturday morning, according to Virginia State Police. The incident occurred near Lorton and the 162 mile-marker. A vehicle was stopped on the shoulder of the highway, and the male driver of that vehicle was struck and killed by a passing Hyundai Santa Fe that Carol Rood-Johnson, 19, reportedly was driving. The SUV left the scene of the incident, reported Corinne N. Geller, public relations director for the Virginia State Police. Police located the SUV in Prince Georges County, MD. Saturday morning. Rood-Johnson, of Woodbridge, has been charged with DUI in the hit-and-run accident. Additional charges are pending and police have not …
Monday, December 12, 2011
Homeless man struck walking on roadway outside of crosswalk in Prince William County. No charges yet filed against driver.
A Stafford County woman struck and killed a pedestrian yesterday in Prince William County. Prince William County Police responded to the scene near the intersection of Jefferson Davis Highway and Panther Pride Drive in Dumfries at about 9:20 p.m. on Sunday. According to police, the 54-year-old Stafford County woman was driving a 2003 GMC Envoy southbound on Jefferson Davis Highway. After passing Panther Pride Drive, her car hit a pedestrian, identified as 43-year-old Ken Lashay Wood of no fixed address, as he was walking in the road and beyond the crosswalk. Wood was pronounced dead at an area hospital. The driver was not injured, and no charges have been filed against her. Police say the investigation into the incident is still in …