On May 6, 2022, at 8:48 PM, the Hatfield Township Police Department responded to the 700 block of Bethlehem Pike for a report of a vehicle accident, where a pedestrian had been struck. Arriving units found that the pedestrian was a 63-year-old male who had been struck by a Honda CRV. As a result of the injuries sustained by the pedestrian, it was determined that he was deceased on scene. The pedestrians identity is being withheld at this time until next of kin can be notified.
Preliminary investigation revealed that the Honda was traveling southbound on Bethlehem Pike in the left lane and the pedestrian was attempting to cross the roadway at the crash location. The crash is being investigated by the Highway Safety Unit and is ongoing. Anyone with information or witnessed the crash, is requested to contact Cpl. Michael Sloan or Sgt. Jeffrey Boyd at (215) 855-0903.