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UPDATED: Police ID Pedestrian Killed in Delmar Crash

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Delmar, DE - The Delaware State Police Collision Reconstruction Unit reports that a pedestrian was hit by a car and killed overnight in Delmar.

33-year-old, Brandon Kennedy of Delmar, has been identified as the pedestrian who died.

The initial investigation has determined that at around 12 a.m., Saturday, a 2018 Honda Accord, driven by a 45 year old Seaford man was traveling northbound on Sussex Hwy. (U.S. 13) in the left lane, north of Line Rd. Kennedy, who was attempting to cross Sussex Highway proceeded directly into the path of the Honda when he was struck by the front left bumper. After being thrown onto the hood of the car, the pedestrian landed in the grass median of Sussex Highway. The Honda continued northbound for a short distance before coming to a stop in the grass median. There are no crosswalks in the area where the collision took place.

Kennedy, who was wearing dark clothing and not carrying a light, was taken to Peninsula Regional Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

The driver of the Honda was properly restrained and was not injured. The northbound lanes of Sussex Highway were closed for about 3.5 hours while the scene was investigated and cleared.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact Cpl. A. Mitchell of the Sussex County Collision Reconstruction Unit at (302)703-3267.

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