- January 13 – 18-year-old Stephanie D. Johnson is struck and killed as she attempts to cross Lee Highway near its intersection with Village Drive in Fairfax. Johnson is take to Fairfax Hospital, where she is pronounced dead.
- "Woman Killed Crossing Road." The Washington Post (1974-Current file): 1. Jan 14 1983. ProQuest. Web. 7 Jan. 2017 .
|Fairfax County by Year: 1983|
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