Henrico Police Looking for Hit and Run Drivers

89 Year Old Woman Killed; Bicyclist Injured

December 27, 2019 - 4:19 pm
Picture of Henrico County Police on scene during a separate incident (Photo Credit: WRVA News)

(Photo Credit: WRVA News)


(HENRICO COUNTY, Va.) -- Henrico Police responded to a hit-and-run incident that occurred on East Laburnum Avenue near Bolling Road Friday morning. 

First responders arrived on the scene and found an elderly woman, identified later as 89 year old Rosa Brown, dead beyond the sidewalk along the 3800 block of Laburnum.

The preliminary investigation reveals a vehicle traveling south on Laburnum and struck Brown. 

Investigators are asking for anyone with information to please call Detective Hostetler at (804) 501-5000 or Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000. P3 Tips can also be used on your smartphone device.

In addition, Henrico Police are looking for another hit-and-run driver that struck Friday. This one in the West End on Nuckols Road. Police say a bicyclist was struck by a vehicle that did not stop. The biker is said to have suffered siginifcant injuries.

Contact Henrico Police if you have information about that incident as well.