Man dies after hit-and-run along Williamson Road NE Tuesday night

Published: Nov. 3, 2020 at 10:04 PM EST
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ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ) - Williamson Road NE is back open from Avendale Ave. NE to Liberty Rd. NE after Roanoke Police say they received a report Tuesday night that a person was hit by a driver.

Officers responded to the 2400 block of Williamson Road NE and found a man lying in the street. Roanoke Fire-EMS declared the man dead at the scene.

According to Roanoke Police, the driver left the scene and the incident has been declared a hit-and-run.

Anyone with helpful tips is asked to call 540-344-8500 or message 274637 and begin the message with “Roanoke PD” to make sure it is properly sent. Roanoke Police say both may remain anonymous.

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