Two struck by SUV in Arlington; one dead

Pedestrians struck

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One person was killed and another was seriously hurt when they were struck by a struck by a car while attempting to cross Pioneer Parkway in Arlington on April 27, 2013.



Posted on April 28, 2013 at 9:08 AM

Updated Sunday, Apr 28 at 9:46 AM

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ARLINGTON — Arlington police are investigating a deadly accident on East Pioneer Parkway Saturday night.

Two men crossing the street at New York Avenue were hit by at least one vehicle around 10:45 p.m.

One person was killed; the other was seriously injured and was rushed to a hospital by medical helicopter.

The identities of the victims were not released.

Police said there was no crosswalk where the accident occurred.

Investigators said the driver of one vehicle involved in the crash stopped at the scene and was cooperating with police. That person is not expected to face charges.

Police said other vehicles may have been involved in the accident and additional witnesses were being sought.