Covington police are investigating a Saturday accident that led to the death of a pedestrian.
Police Chief Chris Smith said the incident occurred at approximately 8 p.m. at the intersection of South Alleghany Avenue and East Walnut Street.
Covington first-responders administered first aid at the scene.
The victim died after being transported to a Roanoke hospital for more advanced medical treatment.
Smith said police are withholding the name of the victim and the driver while the incident remains under investigation.
Persons with information that will assist police in the investigation can call Det. Richard Baker at (540) 965-6333.
Baker can be emailed at email@example.com.