Police Investigate Fatal Traffic Crash on Executive Avenue
The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a fatal traffic crash that occurred on Saturday, September 23, 2017, in the 3900 block of Executive Avenue.
At approximately 4:40 p.m., police responded to the area for a child struck by a vehicle. Initial investigation indicates a 32-year-old man was driving southbound on Executive Avenue when he struck a three-year-old boy who ran into the street. The driver stayed on-scene and was interviewed by police. The child was transported to a local hospital by neighbors. He succumbed to his injuries at the hospital.
Members of the Criminal Investigations Section and Crash Reconstruction Team are investigating the crash. The investigation is ongoing. Alexandria Police ask that witnesses or people with information regarding this incident contact Detective William Oakley at 703.746.6606.