Man Dies After Being Struck by SUV in Delaware

Police report a man has died after being struck by an SUV in New Castle County early Sunday morning. 

Around 1:30 a.m., Police say the man was walking in the parking lot near the Nueva Rodeo, located at 2000 Firedancer Lane in Bear, Delaware, when a driver in a Cadillac Escalade struck him. The driver then ran into another parked car and into the building of the Alpha Worship Center. 

The driver then fled in an unknown direction. 

New Castle County paramedics treated the victim at the scene. He was then transported to Christiana Hospital where he was pronounced dead. 

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Master Coporal J. Aube at 302-365-8483 or call Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333. 

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