Woman struck by car in Hanover neighborhood dies from injuries

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Authorities say a woman who was seriously injured after she was struck by a car in Hanover County last week has died.

The victim, Suzanne o’Donnell, died from her injuries earlier today.

Hanover deputies responded to Kings Charter Drive around 6:30 a.m. on February 27 for a report of a vehicle versus a pedestrian. Once deputies arrived on scene, they found a woman suffering from serious injuries. Police said she was struck by a 2008 Dodge Caliber, driven by a teenager. The victim was immediately transported to a local hospital by Hanover Fire-EMS.

A preliminary investigation revealed the vehicle was traveling southbound on Kings Charter Drive, crossed both lanes of travel and collided with the woman who was walking northbound on Kings Charter Drive near the intersection of Stephens Manor Drive.

Authorities are continuing to investigate the incident.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office at (804) 365-6140 or the Metro Richmond Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637 (CRIMES), using the keyword “iTip” followed by their tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.

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