Pedestrian killed on Route 1 in Fairfax

(PHOTO: MGN Online)

MOUNT VERNON, Va. — A pedestrian from New York was killed when he crossed Route 1 in Mount Vernon outside of a crosswalk Sunday evening.

Eugene Kotlarchuk. 69, was from Forest Hills in New York. He was pronounced dead on the scene. The woman who struck him remained with him and was transported to a nearby hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police say they don’t consider alcohol a factor in this crash, but the investigation is ongoing.