Pedestrian killed in crash near busy Fairfax County shopping center, police say

A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle and killed near a busy shopping center in Centreville Friday evening, according to Fairfax County police.

Police announced via Twitter that they responded to the scene near Centrewood Drive and Saint Germain Drive around 6:54 p.m.

According to police, the driver remained on the scene.

They are asking drivers to find an alternate route around the crash scene.