Wayne, PA – One Killed in Fatal Pedestrian Accident on US-422LawPaWriter
Wayne, PA (December 21, 2020) – Around 6:30 a.m. on Monday morning, December 21, a fatal pedestrian accident took one life in Wayne, Pennsylvania.
According to Tredyffrin Township Police, the accident took place early in the morning in the westbound lanes of US-422 around the area of US-202. Police confirmed that an unidentified pedestrian was crossing the street when they were suddenly struck by a vehicle traveling through the area.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident. The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.
The westbound lanes of traffic were closed for several hours but police completely cleared the scene by 9:30 a.m.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
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