Pedestrian Killed Sunday Night in Dover


A pedestrian was struck just before 7pm Sunday night in the area of Route 13 and Townsend Boulevard.  Dover Police say 60 year old Brenda Beckner died from her injuries.  Police say she was crossing the highway with her service dog against the signal when she was struck by a Subaru, driven by 47 year old Edward Husbands of Milton.  Husbands failed to stop, and was followed by a witness to the Royal Farms parking lot.  Husbands was arrested and released after he was questioned. Charges are pending further investigation.