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Wilmington Police Department
Monday October 14th, 2019 :: 10:21 a.m. EDT


Investigation (Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident) – 500 Block of South Walnut Street

Wilmington Police are investigating a fatal motor vehicle accident involving a pedestrian that took place Sunday evening.
On October 13 at approximately 7:15 p.m., police were dispatched to the 500 block of South Walnut Street in reference to a motor vehicle accident involving a vehicle and a pedestrian.
Officers located the pedestrian, a 26-year-old man, who was pronounced dead at the scene. The vehicle remained on scene.
This incident remains under investigation by the WPD Traffic Unit.
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Master Corporal Tavis Miller at (302) 571-4416.

Wilmington Police Department
300 North Walnut Street
Wilmington, DE 19801

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Non-emergencies: 302-654-5151

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