Woman riding scooter killed in Danville crash

Published: Nov. 25, 2020 at 5:03 PM EST
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DANVILLE, Va. (WDBJ) - Danville Police have released the name of a woman killed in traffic Tuesday.

Peggie Nester, 61, was killed when the Yamaha scooter she was riding was hit by a driver.

Police say the crash happened about 5:16 p.m. November 24 in the area of West Main Street and Park Avenue.

They say Nester was hit by the driver of a Range Rover who was turning from West Main onto Park. Nester was in West Main when she was hit.

The driver of the Range Rover, Sam Sakellaris, was not hurt. He is charged with failure to yield as a police investigation continues.

Anyone with information on this crash is asked to call police at 434-793-0000 or use the crime tips app CARE here.

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