I-495 Closure Update




Man killed while trying to cross Rt. 13 in New Castle
By Mellany Armstrong

Updated Monday, September 2, 2013 - 11:38am

A Philadelphia man has died after being hit by a car while trying to cross a road in New Castle Sunday night.

State police say the 33-year-old man ran from the median of the road across the southbound lanes of South DuPont Parkway north of First Avenue just before 10:30 p.m.

The man ran in front of a Lexus that was heading south. The driver swerved but the front of the car hit the man. He died at the scene.

The driver had minor injuries but didn't require immediate medical treatment.




Copyright © Jul 28, 2014, WDEL/Delmarva Broadcasting Company. All Rights Reserved.
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.




WDEL News Tools:
Printer friendly version
Back to homepage



 Latest News

 Follow Us

Facebook Twitter
RSS Mobile
Email Updates




Copyright © 2014, Delmarva Broadcasting Company. All Rights Reserved.   Terms of Use.
WDEL Statement of Equal Employment Opportunity and Outreach