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A pedestrian is at University of Virginia Medical Center with life-threatening injuries after being hit by a car on Rio Road in Albemarle County. Full Story
George S

Hartselle, AL

#1 Nov 13, 2012
That is a truly lousy intersection.
jennifer

Palmyra, VA

#2 Nov 14, 2012
George S wrote:
That is a truly lousy intersection.
I, unfortunately was a witness, she wasn't crossing rio rd. She was crossing one of the side roads off rio e. Right near bank of america.
RNR

Charlottesville, VA

#3 Nov 14, 2012
I wasn't there so I didn't see it, but I can only imagine the same scenario that I witness all of the time. Pedestrian's walk IN FRONT of autos instead of behind. They should NEVER do that, and NEVER assume the driver sees you. Most times, they don't and wammo, you're hit. Thoughts are with the woman and hope she has a full recovery.
Rex

Bronx, NY

#4 Nov 15, 2012
I hope she is okay! Maybe that van was going to fast or just not paying attention.

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