Police say the 33-year-old Francis Zgleszewski of Wilmington was lying in the southbound lane of Glasgow Avenue when he was struck and run over by a 2012 Honda Civic.
The incident happened at 3:12 a.m. on Glasgow Avenue, south of Cann Road.
The striking vehicle never stopped, continuing southbound on Glasgow Avenue.
Zgleszewski was pronounced dead at the scene.
Evidence collected and analyzed at the scene by police indicated that the striking vehicle was identified as a 2012 Honda Civic, red in color, with damage to its left front corner.
Through further investigation, Troopers were able to locate the Honda and the driver, 22-year-old Kristin Murani at her residence in Bear, Delaware.
No charges have been filed at this time.
The Delaware State Police Crash Reconstruction Unit continues to investigate.