Pedestrian dies after being hit by a car on Ingleside Road; driver arrested
NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) – A Norfolk woman has died after being struck by a car Friday night on Ingleside Road.
Hit and run coward
Norfolk Police report that investigators say that Tashena C. Pulley, 43, was walking in the 900 block of Ingleside Road around 10:00 p.m. when she was struck by a vehicle that was traveling Southbound. The vehicle then fled the scene. When first responders arrived, they found Pulley lying in the roadway. She was quickly to taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital for treatment; however, she died shortly after arriving.
The driver of the car, Walter B. Williams Jr, 66, was arrested near the scene of the crash. As a result of the investigation, Williams has been charged with felony hit & run, DUI 2nd offense, Refusal of Breath 2nd offense, and Driving after forfeiture of the license.
Once the detective division completes their investigation, their findings will be turned over the Commonwealth Attorney’s Office for the determination of additional charges.
If you have any additional information, call the Norfolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.