Police identify victim in fatal Surry County crash

Published 12:47 pm Wednesday, July 3, 2024

Virginia State Police, on July 3, released additional details on the Surry County crash that killed a pedestrian a day earlier, including the name of the victim.

State Police identified the deceased as 67-year-old Ahmed F. Ahmed of Surry.

Police say the fatal collision occurred just after 4 a.m. on July 2 at Magnolia Circle, a mobile home community just outside the town of Surry’s limits, when a 2015 Volkswagen Passat heading east on Colonial Trail was unable to avoid Ahmed, who was walking in the eastbound lane. Ahmed died at the scene.

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Ahmed was not wearing reflective clothing at the time of the crash, police said.

The driver of the Passat was uninjured.

The crash remains under investigation.