This is an update to this post. The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a traffic crash that occurred on Sunday, January 26, in the 5100 block of Duke Street in the Cameron Station neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia.
At approximately 7:52 a.m., police responded to the area for a pedestrian struck in the intersection of Duke Street and Cameron Station Boulevard. Initial investigation indicates Mr. Alfredo DaSilva, a 89-year-old Alexandria city resident, was crossing Duke Street when he was struck by a motor vehicle. Mr. DaSilva succumbed to his injuries at the scene. The driver of the vehicle was interviewed on the scene.
Members of the Crash Reconstruction Team are investigating the crash. The investigation is ongoing. Alexandria Police ask that witnesses with information regarding this incident contact Officer Jessica Johnson at 703.405.2787.