Pedestrian Hit by Work Van on Rio Road in Albemarle

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A 75-year-old woman is in critical condition at University of Virginia Medical Center after being hit by a car on Rio Road in Albemarle County.

According to Albemarle County police, the incident happened just after 3:00 Tuesday afternoon near the intersection of Rio Road and Putt-Putt Lane.  The pedestrian was hit by a work van that was turning from Putt-Putt Lane to go west on Rio Road.

Albemarle County police are investigating the incident. There is no word on any charges against the driver.