82-year-old man dies 2 days after he was struck in a crosswalk on Richmond Highway

Virginia

An 82-year-old man has died after he was hit crossing an intersection within the crosswalk. 

Fairfax County police say John Bright was crossing Richmond Highway at the intersection of Fairfaven Avenue at around 8 a.m. on Tuesday. 

Robin Greene of Florida was making a left turn when she struck Bright. Police say she remained on scene and cooperated with detectives. 

“[Bright] was taken to the hospital where he succumbed to his injuries two days later. The driver was charged with failing to pay full time and attention,” said Sergeant James Curry of the Fairfax County Police Department. 

Police say neither speed nor alcohol appear to be factors in the accident.
 

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