Fairfax County police ID pedestrian struck and killed by motorcycle

Police have released the identity of a pedestrian who was struck and killed by a motorcycle in Fairfax County on Friday.

Investigators say 46-year-old Hirute Siyum, of Springfield, was trying to cross the roadway at Old Keene Mill Road and Field Master Drive when she was struck.

Witnesses told police she was running north across the intersection in front of oncoming traffic when the motorcycle struck her.

Investigators do not believe the driver could have avoided Siyum. They also do not believe that alcohol or speed were factors.

Police do not anticipate charging anyone in connection with the incident.