(Updated at 2:35 p.m.) Police have shut down a block of S. Fern Street in Pentagon City after a pedestrian was struck.
Arriving first responders found the individual lying in the roadway and bleeding, after being struck by a vehicle. Initial reports suggest that the person’s injuries may be serious.
S. Fern Street is currently blocked between 12th Street S. and Army Navy Drive as a result of the emergency response. The closure may be extended by a police investigation.
INCIDENT: Traffic Collision
LOCATION: 1100 BLK S Fern St
IMPACT: S Fern St will be closed between Army Navy Dr & 12th St S until further notice due to a traffic collision. Seek an alternative route. pic.twitter.com/P7v2lz0XEb
— Arlington Alert (@ArlingtonAlert) July 15, 2020