Fatal Pedestrian Crash in Lorton

West Springfield Police District – Detectives from our Crash Reconstruction Unit continue to investigate a fatal crash that occurred last night at 9:15 p.m. in the 8100 block of Lorton Road. Preliminarily, detectives determined Marco Antonio Galeas Sr., 55, of Alexandria, was crossing mid-block on Lorton Road near the I-95 overpass, outside of a crosswalk. The driver of a 2010 Nissan Altima was traveling east on Lorton Road in the center lane and struck Galeas Sr. The driver remained at the scene. Galeas Sr. was taken to the hospital where he succumbed to his injuries this morning. Preliminarily, speed and alcohol do not appear to be factors for the driver. The investigation remains active and details of the investigation will be presented to the Office of the Commonwealth’s Attorney for review. 

Anyone with information about this crash is asked to contact our Crash Reconstruction Unit at 703-280-0543. Tips can also be submitted anonymously through Crime Solvers by phone -1-866-411-TIPS (866-411-8477), by text – Type “FCCS” plus tip to 847411, and by web – Click HERE. Download our Mobile tip411 App “Fairfax Co Crime Solvers“. Anonymous tipsters are eligible for cash rewards of $100 to $1000 dollars if their information leads to an arrest. Please leave contact information if you wish for a detective to contact you. 

This is the 9th pedestrian fatality in the County to date in 2021. 

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