VSP: 26-year-old pedestrian killed in hit-and-run crash in Bedford County

Officials believe the vehicle was possibly a 2004-2007 BMW 500 Series

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BEDFORD COUNTY, Va.UPDATE

A 26-year-old pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run crash on Route 460 in Bedford County, according to Virginia State Police.

Authorities were called to the scene of the crash at about 12:30 a.m. for a report of the crash.

Virginia State Police have identified the victim as Aaron Blake Collins, 26, of Concord. We were told that Collins was walking in the westbound lanes of Route 460 when he was hit by the vehicle.

Unfortunately, he did not make it, authorities say.

Officials believe the vehicle was possibly a 2004-2007 BMW 500 Series.

Anyone with information as to the identity of the driver or the vehicle involved in the crash should contact the Virginia State Police at questions@vsp.virginia.gov or by calling 1-800-542-5959.

The crash remains under investigation.


ORIGINAL STORY

One person has died following an overnight crash on Route 460 westbound in Bedford County, according to VDOT.

Virginia State Police says the crash happened at about 12:30 a.m. near Ranch Lane in Forest.

The crash blocked both westbound lanes near Thomas Jefferson Road early Wednesday morning, but roads have since then been reopened.

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