Pedestrian killed in Arlandria crash

Pedestrian killed in Arlandria crash
(Photo/Alexandria Police Department)

By Cody Mello-Klein |

Update: On Wednesday, police issued a warrant for involuntary manslaughter for the driver, who was identified as Fredy Ortiz-Dominguez, 45, of Hyattsville, Maryland. Ortiz-Dominguez turned himself in to Alexandria police on Wednesday evening and is being held without bail.

Original story follows:

A fatal car crash left a pedestrian dead in Arlandria on Saturday, according to a news release.

The Alexandria Police Department’s crash reconstruction is currently investigating the incident, which involved a vehicle striking the victim, later identified as Roy Saravia Alvarez, of Alexandria.

Police responded to reports of a crash in the 200 block of West Glebe Road at 8:10 p.m. on Saturday. Although the driver sustained no injuries, Alvarez was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the release.

APD encourages anyone with information about the crash to contact Officer Wes Vitale at 703-746-6178 or APD’s non-emergency number, 703-746-4444.