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Harrisonburg Police investigating traffic accident involving pedestrian exiting JMU campus

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Harrisonburg Police officers and EMS crews responded to the area of Port Republic Road and Devon Lane in Harrisonburg at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday for a report of a traffic crash involving a pedestrian.

Upon arrival, officers located a college-age female who had been struck by a vehicle exiting JMU campus.

The victim involved was treated at the scene and transported to Sentara RMH Medical Center for further evaluation. At this time there are no life-threatening injuries reported.

The driver, who was identified at the scene of the accident, has been charged with failure to yield to a pedestrian.

The Harrisonburg Police Department is asking anyone with information regarding this incident to contact them at (540) 434-4436.

Anonymous tips or witness statements related to this incident or any crime can be sent to Crime Solvers at (540) 574-5050 or by texting “HPD” plus their tip to CRIMES (274637).

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