Fatal Crash in Springfield
Fairfax County Police Department
Public Information Office
4100 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax, Va. 22030
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News Release: 14/019/0043/drg/(7)
January 22, 2014
Pedestrian Killed in Springfield Crash
West Springfield Police District – On Sunday, January 19 shortly before 8 a.m., an 80-year-old man was driving a 2008 Mazda 323 southbound on Greeley Boulevard and made a left turn, on a green light, onto eastbound Old Keene Mill Road. 74-year-old Thomas Sullivan was walking south, across the eastbound lanes of Old Keene Mill Road, not in a crosswalk and was struck by the Mazda. It appears that the Mazda struck Sullivan while in the left lane. He was transported to Inova Fairfax Hospital and was pronounced dead a short time later.
Speed and alcohol are not considered factors in this crash.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, e-mail at www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or text “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES/274637 or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.