Pedestrian killed in Fairfax while chasing loose dog


FAIRFAX COUNTY, Va. — A man was killed in an accident Saturday night when he walked into the road to chase his loose dog and a driver, unable to avoid him, crashed into him.

The driver, 23, stayed on scene with the victim, 46-year-old James Kim, who was transported to the hospital and died of his injuries. The accident took place in the area of Prosperity Avenue and Morningside Drive.

Police investigation so far is indicating neither speed or alcohol was a factor in the crash, and no charges have yet been placed.