A preliminary investigation by the Fairfax County Police Department found that a pedestrian hit by a car on Tuesday night crossed the street against the walk signal.
The pedestrian was hit by a car at the intersection of Reston Parkway and South Lakes Drive shortly before 7 p.m.
The pedestrian, who was not identified, was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. In a statement released today, a spokesperson for the police department said the pedestrian is expected to survive.
Police shut down northbound Reston Parkway as officers conducted an investigation.
INCIDENT ADVISORY: Officers are investigating a crash involving a pedestrian at Reston Parkway and South Lakes Drive. The pedestrian has non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to the hospital. Northbound Reston Parkway is shutdown while officers investigate. pic.twitter.com/IIRzwAnNdt
— Fairfax Co. Police (@fairfaxpolice) December 6, 2017
Editor’s Note: This story has been updated.