VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle on Thursday, according to police.
The incident happened in the intersection of Independence Blvd., and Broad Street.
Initial investigation indicated that a vehicle was exiting the Pembroke Mall parking lot and was making a left hand turn onto Independence Blvd., when it struck a pedestrian in the roadway.
Police communications were notified at 4:11 p.m., about the incident.
Police said the pedestrian was taken to a local hospital with serious injuries.
Speed and alcohol are not considered factors in this incident.
Southbound traffic on Independence Blvd., is being diverted at Broad Street.