Fatal Pedestrian Crash in Falls Church

Mason Police District – Detectives from our Crash Reconstruction Unit continue to investigate a fatal crash that occurred Monday morning at 11 a.m. on Leesburg Pike at Magnolia Drive in the Falls Church section of Fairfax County. Preliminarily, detectives determined Nguyet Ly, 68, of Falls Church, was walking east in the westbound travel lane of Leesburg Pike near the shoulder. There is no sidewalk on that portion of the roadway where Ly was walking. The driver of the 2018 Subaru Impreza was making a right turn out of a business in the 5900 block of Leesburg Pike and struck Ly in the roadway. Ly was taken to a hospital where she succumbed to her injuries later that evening. Preliminarily, speed and alcohol do not appear to be factors in the crash. 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 13th pedestrian fatality in the County to date in 2021.

Year to date, in 2020 there were 14 pedestrian fatalities.

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