Virginia Beach, VA (October 14, 2020) – Art Kohn, the public information officer for the Virginia Beach Fire Department, was hit by a truck on a roadway in Virginia Beach this past Tuesday afternoon.
The collision occurred at approximately 2:30 p.m. on Rudee Point Road as Kohn was leaving a work location. He was hit by a truck for reasons still being determined by local officials.
Kohn is currently in critical condition at a medical center in Virginia Beach. His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening, though very serious in nature.
The truck driver who struck Kohn remained at the scene of the crash and cooperated with the police.
No further information has been provided at this time.
An investigation into the circumstances of the crash will be carried out.
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