Oct. 29, 2020
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – The driver involved in a fatal crash that occurred in the 9800 block of River Road Thursday, Oct. 1, has been charged with involuntary manslaughter.
Police said a TFC Recycling truck was traveling in the 9800 block of River Road when it stopped and a worker, identified as Matthew L. Pitchford, 57, attempted to collect recyclables. A Jeep Grand Cherokee then attempted to pass the recycling truck and struck Pitchford, of the 3500 block of Maryland Avenue in Richmond. Pitchford was transported to an area hospital, where he died as a result of his injuries.
The driver of the Jeep, identified as Jordan A. Bouldin, 23, remained on scene. On Wednesday, Oct. 28, Bouldin, of the 400 block of Delaware Avenue in Norfolk, was served with a warrant for involuntary manslaughter in relation to the crash. Bouldin was released on his own recognizance and is set to appear in Chesterfield County General District Court on Nov. 4, 2020.
Photo: Jordan A. Bouldin