December 15, 2017 9:13 pm Last modified: 11:22 am

Pedestrian Struck by Car, Dies of Injuries

A pedestrian walking on North Side Road near the Agape Medical Center was hit by a vehicle and killed Thursday night, the V.I. Police Department reported.

The 911 Emergency Call Center received the call of about the accident on St. Croix at about 8:20 p.m.

Officers were dispatched and upon arrival at the scene, discovered a Hispanic male who appeared to be in critical condition. He was transported by ambulance to the Juan F. Luis Memorial Hospital, where he died of his injuries.

Advertising (skip)


The VIPD news release did not identify the victim.

The preliminary investigation revealed that the motorist was driving from north to south on North Side Road when the pedestrian was struck.

Officers from the Traffic Investigation Bureau continued to investigate the details of the incident.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Support the VI Source

Unlike many news organizations, we haven't put up a paywall - we want to keep our journalism as open as we can. Our sites are more popular than ever, but advertising revenues are falling - so you can see why we could use your help. Our independent journalism costs time, money and hard work to keep you informed, but we do it because we believe that it matters. If everybody who appreciates our reporting efforts were to help fund it for as little as $1, our future would be much more secure. Thanks in advance for your support!

Leave a Reply