Pedestrian killed by hit-and-run driver in Dover

February 20, 2013 5:46:50 AM PST
State police say a 38-year-old man was killed by a hit-and-run driver.

Police say the vehicle was heading south on South DuPont Highway Tuesday night when it struck Curt Burns, who was trying to cross the southbound lanes. The Dover resident was thrown onto the shoulder after the vehicle hit him. He died at a hospital.

Police say the vehicle fled without stopping. The type of vehicle is unknown.