Man dies in hit and run in Henrico

HENRICO, Va. (WRIC) — Police are currently investigating a fatal hit and run accident that happened in eastern Henrico early Saturday morning.

Officers were called to Nine Mile Road near Pleasant Street where they found Joseph L. Porter dead after being hit by a car.

The driver of the car left the scene, and Porter passed away shortly after the accident.

The incident occurred around 12:30 a.m. Saturday morning.

Henrico Police ask that anyone with information, or anyone who sees a car with damage consistent with a hit and run please call 804-501-5000 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

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