44-year-old killed in car crash


KENTON, Del.– The Delaware State Police Collision Reconstruction Unit are investigating a fatal crash that happened late Friday night.

Police say around 10:15 p.m., a 44-year-old man was sitting in his parked car waiting for a tow truck.

Once the tow truck got there the 44-year-old began waving him in, the two men started talking and after a brief conversation the 44-year-old walked away and was then hit by a ford fusion.

The 25-year-old driver of the ford fusion was not injured, and the tow truck driver was also uninjured.

The 44-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene and his name is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.

The crash remains under investigation.

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