The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a pedestrian fatality that happened early Saturday morning in Sterling.
The incident occurred about 2:25 a.m. Oct. 8 in the area of Sterling Boulevard and East Beech Road. The preliminary investigation indicates that Andres Zambrana, 65, of Washington, DC, was in the crosswalk on Sterling Boulevard when he was struck by a northbound vehicle. The driver stopped at the scene and called 911.
Zambrana was transported to a local hospital where he died.
A witness told investigators the driver had a green signal light at the time of the crash.
Investigators said alcohol is believed to be a factor with the pedestrian. They are waiting for toxicology reports before reviewing the case with the Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office to determine whether charges will be filed.