Virginia State Trooper J. A. Wilmoth is investigating a fatality in Halifax County that occurred in a crash at 7:50 p.m. Friday on Clover Drive, less than a mile south of Cosby Road.

According to Corinne N. Geller, Virginia State Police public relations director, a 2005 Chevrolet Malibu was traveling east on Clover Road when it struck a man lying in the roadway.

The Malibu left the scene, but the driver returned to the scene a short time later and was questioned by state police. 

The man has been identified as 73-year-old Josh B. Mitchell of Randolph.

He died at the scene. 

The driver, a 60-year-old woman from Gladys, was not injured in the crash.

Charges are pending at this time. 

The crash remains under investigation.