LPD

The Lynchburg Police Department has arrested a man in connection with a hit-and-run vehicle crash that resulted in the death of a pedestrian Saturday evening. 

Charles Beaty, 24, of Jamestown, Tennessee, was taken into custody Sunday evening and charged with felony hit-and-run and reckless driving. 

Anyone who may have captured video of this incident on a security or doorbell camera has been asked to contact the Lynchburg Police Department at (434) 455-6065 or share the footage on the Neighbors portal. Residents with video footage or information can also share this anonymously through Crime Stoppers. 

The LPD has also asked that anyone who may have information about this incident call the Traffic Safety Unit at (434) 455-6047.

This is an ongoing investigation.