UPDATED – Sat, June 13 – 10:15am – Delaware State Police have released the name of the Lincoln man who was struck and killed on Route 113 in Milford early Friday morning. Police say just after 2am 41 year old Eric Dennis stepped out in front of a tractor trailer that was northbound on Route 113. The driver of the tractor trailer was not able to avoid striking Dennis, who was pronounced dead at the scene.
A 41-year-old man is struck and killed by a truck in Milford.
Delaware State Police say the man stepped into the path of the northbound truck on Dupont Boulevard near Donovan Street just after 2:00 a.m. today (Friday).
The pedestrian, who lived in Lincoln, died at the scene. His name has not been released.
The truck driver, who is from Virginia, was not hurt.
The fatal accident is under investigation. A portion of northbound Dupont Boulevard was closed for about four hours.