Pedestrian killed

A pedestrian was killed as the result of a crash at the intersections of Marsh and Silverside Roads in Brandywine Hundred Monday afternoon.

The crash happened at approximately 3:20 p.m. on Monday, September 13, 2021, when police said a driver attempting to make a left turn from Northbound Marsh Road onto Silverside Road on a solid green light struck an 18-year-old woman walking in Marsh Road's southbound Silverside Road crosswalk.

The victim was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, where she later died.

The 47-year-old female driver was injured and remained at the scene.

The intersection was closed for three hours for investigation, which is continuing.