Norfolk Police charge man in connection with fatal hit and run

NORFOLK, Va. - One person has died after a hit and run in the 100 block of S. Military Highway Thursday night.

Dispatchers received the call at 9:40 p.m. Police say a pedestrian tried to cross the street when he was struck by oncoming traffic.

When first responders arrived, they found 27-year-old Michael Flowers lying in the roadway unconscious. Despite medical care, Flowers was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

Lloyd E. Vines

Detectives described the suspect's vehicle as an Audi sedan with damage to both the front-end and driver sides. The driver-side mirror was reported to be missing. Police found the Audi parked in the 5500 block of Brookeville Road.

On Friday 57-year-old Lloyd Vines was charged with felony hit and run and driving while on a suspended license in connection with this incident.

He is being held in the Norfolk City Jail with no bond.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Norfolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887).

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