90-year-old pedestrian dies after crash in Lynchburg

Crash happened on Thanksgiving just after 3 p.m.


LYNCHBURG, Va. – Police in Lynchburg say a man is dead after a crash on Thanksgiving.

It happened just after 3 p.m. on Linkhorne Road at Circle Road. Officers arrived to find a pedestrian who had been hit by a vehicle.

The victim, 90-year-old Paul Royer, of Lynchburg, was taken to Lynchburg General Hospital where he died from his injuries.

The crash investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Officer Bauserman at 434-455-6047.

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