Thursday, January 14, 2016

Pedestrian Struck on Warwick Road

January 13, 2016

The Richmond Police Department is investigating a crash in which a student was struck on Warwick Road this afternoon after getting off the school bus.

At approximately 3:12 p.m., a Richmond Public Schools bus was off-loading near the intersection of Warwick Road and Fernbrook Drive. A group of students began to cross Warwick Road, and the victim was struck by a vehicle traveling northbound. The victim was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The RPD Crash Team responded to the scene where they interviewed the driver, who remained until officers arrived. They also took measurements and statements from other witnesses. Charges are pending.

Investigators ask anyone with any information to call Crash Team Sergeant Berkley Eikerenkoetter at 646-1707 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also submit a tip online at or text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. All Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.