Pedestrian killed in Loudoun Co. crash

A vehicle struck and killed a pedestrian in Loudoun County, Virginia, at around midnight Friday, authorities said.

The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement that Kenneth Burdette Henderson, 73, died after a vehicle hit him near the intersection of N. Berlin Turnpike and Bavarian Way in Lovettsville.

Deputies said the driver of the vehicle that hit Henderson stayed at the scene of the crash, adding that impairment and vehicle speed was not a factor.

They also said Henderson was not in a crosswalk when the crash happened.

The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Crash Reconstruction Unit continues to investigate the crash. Anyone with more information is asked to call Investigator T. Alpy at 703-771-1021.

Hugh Garbrick

Hugh graduated from the University of Maryland’s journalism college in 2020. While studying, he interned at the Queen Anne & Magnolia News, a local paper in Seattle, and reported for the school’s Capital News Service. Hugh is a lifelong MoCo resident, and has listened to the local radio quite a bit.

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