ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, Va. (WHSV) -- According to Virginia State Police, Ernest Lee Knicely, 84, from Rockingham County, died Thursday afternoon after being hit by a minivan.
He was hit near the intersection of Dromedary Drive and Welch Lane in Rockingham County.
This happened when his wife, Virginia Knicely, 77, was backing out of the driveway being guided by Ernest who was outside the van, according to Trooper Christopher McCutcheon with the Virginia State Police. He was hit by the open passenger door and died about 45 minutes later at Sentara RMH.
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