State Police: Pedestrian killed by car in Nottoway County

NOTTOWAY COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A woman was killed Friday night while walking in the road in Nottoway County.

The crash occurred at 5:30 p.m. on Route 606, also called Cottage Road, about a mile and half north of Route 460.

The incident occurred when a 2013 Dodge Caravan was traveling south on Route 606 when it encountered four pedestrians walking in the roadway.

As the Dodge approached, another vehicle converged at the same location traveling northbound. The driver of the Dodge attempted to avoid the pedestrians but still struck one.

Connie W. Irby, of Victoria, died as a result of her injuries resulting from the crash.

No others were injured in the crash.

State police noted in a release that the roadway where the incident happened was not lit. They also said that the crash remains under investigation

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