Search continues for fatal hit-and-run driver in Newport News

Fatal hit-and-run surveillance video of the suspect vehicle.

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) -- Police have released surveillance video that shows the vehicle they believe struck and killed a Newport News man last week.

Shortly after 7:30 p.m. on October 18, police say a light-colored pickup truck his 68-year-old Robert Bertenshaw in the area of Morris Drive and Jefferson Avenue.

The vehicle fled, and Bertenshaw was pronounced dead at the scene.

Based on evidence left at the scene, investigators believe the vehicle is an early-mid 2000’s light or white colored pick-up truck with extensive passenger-side damage, including damaged lights, antenna, and mirror.   

If you have any information that will assist this investigation call Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.


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