Pedestrian Dies In Fairfax Station Crash

A 22-year-old Fairfax Station  man was killed yesterday (Saturday, December 17) in an accident on Silverbrook Road near Crosspointe Drive.

Police say shortly before 6 p.m., 22-year-old Michael J. Henley of the 8300 block of Ivy Green Road was attempting to cross Silverbrook Road from north to south. A 2010 GMC Acadia driven by a 36-year-old Fairfax Station man was traveling east on Silverbrook Road approaching Crosspointe Drive when Henley stepped in front of the vehicle and was struck.

Henley was thrown into the westbound lane on Silverbrook Road and was then hit by a second vehicle, a 2005 Chrysler mini-van being driven by a 46-year-old Fairfax Station man. Both vehicles remained on the scene.

The victim was medevaced to a local hospital and pronounced dead.

Neither speed nor alcohol is believed to be a factor. The investigation is continuing and no charges have been placed.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, e-mail, by texting “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES/274637 or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.