A man hit by a car Sunday night in Martinsville has died.

Benjamin Grubbs died Tuesday.

He was walking on Liberty Street around 9:05 p.m. Sunday when he was hit by a car.

No charges have been filed.


Original story from August 5, 2013

A Martinsville man is in the hospital after being hit by a car Sunday night.

The accident happened around 9 p.m. on Liberty Street in Martinsville. Investigators say Britney Adkins of Bassett was driving south on Liberty when Benjamin Grubbs stepped off the sidewalk and in front of Adkins’ car.

Grubbs was taken to Memorial Hospital of Martinsville. Adkins was not hurt.

No charges have been filed.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Martinsville Police Department at (276) 403-5300 or (276) 638-8751.