Jan. 25, 2021
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – Chesterfield County Police continue to investigate a fatal crash that occurred on Midlothian Turnpike near Karl Linn Drive at about 1:25 a.m. on Sunday, January 24, 2021.
Police said a man was in a wheelchair in the roadway when he was struck by a vehicle that was traveling east on Midlothian Turnpike. The victim, identified as Riley O. James Sr., 62, of the 5800 block of Westower Drive in Richmond, was transported to a local hospital where he later died of his injuries. The driver of the striking vehicle remained on scene.
Police continue their investigation into this crash. Anyone with information should contact the Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660 or through the P3 app.