Category Archives: Crashes

FATAL PEDESTRIAN CRASH IN RESTON

Reston Police District –  Crash Reconstruction Unit detectives are currently investigating a fatal pedestrian accident. A woman, 71, of Reston, was hit shortly after 11 this morning while attempting to cross Reston Parkway at Bluemont Way. The driver of a 2016 Hyundai Elantra which was traveling northbound on Reston Parkway, stayed at the scene and cooperated with investigators. The pedestrian

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Crash Reconstruction Detectives Release Photos of Car Parts Left at Scene of Hit-and-Run that Injured Mom and Daughter

Mason Police District – Detectives investigating the hit-and-run that left a Falls Church woman and her 12-year-old daughter injured have released photos of car parts found at the scene of the crash. The photos show a side view mirror from the passenger side of a Mercedes sedan and the lower front grille. After consultation with representatives from Mercedes, it was

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Detectives Searching for Driver and Car Involved in Hit-and-Run That Left a Mother and Daughter Injured

Mason Police District – A Falls Church mother and her 12-year-old daughter were injured Saturday night after being hit by a car as they crossed Columbia Pike near Tyler Street around 10. The car, believed to be a dark blue newer model Mercedes, did not stop or return to the scene. Our Crash Reconstruction Unit is investigating the accident and

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Springfield Man Dies in Single-Vehicle Crash

West Springfield Police District – A 36-year-old Springfield man is dead after a single-vehicle crash early this morning in the 8400 block of Alban Road. A preliminary investigation determined that the driver, Frege Adous, was traveling southbound on Alban Road when his 2014 Honda CR-V crossed over the double yellow line and left the roadway. The car traveled through a

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Detectives Investigating Fatal Crash in Springfield

Franconia Police District –  Officers were called to the scene of a crash in the 7700 block of Loisdale Road yesterday, just before 12:30 p.m.  Officers found that a 2006 Ford Ranger being driven by 73-year-old James Jones, of Manassas, was traveling south on Loisdale Road.  He then hit a jersey wall causing his car to travel into the northbound

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Crash Reconstruction Unit Investigating Fatal Equipment Accident at Lorton Landfill

West Springfield Police District – A 52-year-old Gaithersburg man died after an equipment-related accident at Lorton Landfill yesterday morning. Officers and rescue personnel were called to 10001 Furnace Road just after 9:30 for an unresponsive person. A preliminary investigation revealed Guido Maldonado was hit by a 2005 CAT Waste Handler traveling in reverse. He was pinned between the loader and

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Major Traffic Delays After Dump Truck Traps Driver and Officer Hit While Directing Traffic

Sully Police District – Several people, including one of our own officers, sustained non-life-threatening injuries in two separate crashes at the same location this morning. Officers initially responded to the southbound lanes of Route 28 near I-66 in Centreville around 4:15 a.m. for a crash involving a box truck, dump truck and a sedan. The dump truck overturned in the

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