Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Pedestrian Fatality on Hull Street

December 16, 2015

The Richmond Police Department is investigating a pedestrian fatality that occurred on the city’s south side last night.

At approximately 8:30 p.m. yesterday, a pedestrian attempting to cross Hull Street was struck by a 1998 GMC pickup truck traveling southwest in the 4300 block of Hull Street toward Woodhaven Drive. The pedestrian, Charles E. Campbell Jr., 52, of the 3400 block of Clydewood Avenue, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators with the RPD Crash Team responded to the scene, where they interviewed the driver and witnesses and took measurements. No charges are expected at this time.

Anyone with information that may be helpful to the investigation is asked to call Sergeant Berkley Eikerenkoetter at 646-1707 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens may also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.