June 28, 2007
Authorities released the name of the victim that was struck by a Police SUV Tuesday night after family members were notified.
Jesus Tolentino Dominguez was struck by Sergeant Pam Greenwood's police issued 2007 Ford Explorer on West Rio and Earlysville Roads in Albemarle County.
Dominguez was taken to the UVa Medical Center where she was later pronounced dead. One neighbor recalled the tragic scene.
"I seen a person laying in the road and a bunch of police officers and paramedics over top of her and I heard her moaning a couple of times. It was sad" said neighbor Edrenna Spradlin.
State Police are conducting an investigation in to the accident. They will turn their findings over to the commonwealth's attorney and to the the Albemarle County Police Department, who will conduct their own internal review.