Accident involving vehicle and pedestrian leaves 1 dead

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — An accident involving a vehicle and a pedestrian left one man dead Sunday night. 

According to Newport News Police, the accident happened just before 7 p.m. at the intersection of Jefferson Avenue and Buchanan Drive. 

When police arrived on the scene, they located an unresponsive man in the roadway. Police say medics attempted to perform CPR and other life-saving techniques, but were unsuccessful. 

The man was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police. The driver of the vehicle remained on scene.

Police are still investigating the accident.

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