A 66-year-old man was struck by a vehicle and killed shortly before 6 a.m. on Thursday, February 28, Quarryville police reported.
David Hess of Quarryville was walking across W. 4th St. from the Turkey Hill Market to the parking lot of Good's Store when he was hit, Police Chief Clark Bearinger said.
Hess was pronounced dead at the scene.
He was struck by a vehicle driven by a 28-year-old woman from Little Britain Township who was driving west on 4th St. and approaching the traffic signal at W. State St. Police did not identify the woman whose vehicle hit Hess.
The street was closed for more than four hours while the collision was investigated by the county accident reconstruction team. The collision remains under investigation, the police chief said. No charges have been filed.
Police also reported the following incidents in the Southern End:
EAST DRUMORE TOWNSHIP
THEFT - A red wallet was taken from a 91-year-old woman's purse while the woman was at the Quarryville Presbyterian Retirement Community, 625 Robert Fulton Highway, between 5 p.m. on February 24 and 9:30 a.m. on February 25, Trooper Nicholas Long reported.
UNAUTHORIZED - A 24-year-old woman borrowed a vehicle from a resident of the Hessdale area on January 25. When the owner was unable to contact her, he called state police to report the vehicle was being used without his permission. The vehicle was subsequently returned.