Fatal Pedestrian Crash in Fairfax
Fair Oaks Police District – Our Crash Reconstruction Unit is investigating after a pedestrian was hit and killed around 6 a.m. Detectives believe 63-year-old Ralph Johnson, of Reston, was attempting to cross Lee Jackson Memorial Highway near Alder Woods Drive. The driver of a 2017 Toyota Highlander, who was traveling westbound on Lee Jackson Memorial Highway, hit Johnson as he was walking in the road. Johnson was not in a crosswalk. He was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead. The driver remained at the scene and is cooperating with detectives. Neither speed nor alcohol were factors for the driver. Detectives believe that alcohol may have been a factor for Johnson.
Anyone with information about this crash is asked to contact our Crash Reconstruction Unit at 703-280-0543.
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