Pedestrian dies after being hit by car on Tidewater Drive

NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- A who was hit by a car on Tidewater Drive Sunday night has passed away. 

Norfolk Police say 59-year-old James Poster was hit while trying to cross Tidewater Drive in the crosswalk around 7 p.m. He was rushed to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, where he died shortly after arriving.

The driver of the car stayed on the scene. 

The Norfolk Police Traffic Fatality Team is investigating the accident, and their findings will be turned over to the Commonwealth Attorney's Office for determination of charges.

No one else was injured in the accident. 

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