Two hit by cars on borough streets over the weekend

June 05, 2007|by JENNIFER FITCH

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Two pedestrian accidents over the weekend in the Borough of Waynesboro were the fourth and fifth reported by police since May 1 in the 3.5-square-mile municipality.

On Friday, a 15-year-old girl ran from the east side of Park Street at 9 p.m. and was hit by a 1990 Honda, Waynesboro police said in a news release.

The girl was taken to Waynesboro Hospital for treatment of injuries suffered when she flew over the hood and landed on the west side of the road, police said.

Police noted that the accident occurred during a severe storm.

On Sunday, Brandon Daywalt was hit by a 1990 Oldsmobile station wagon at the intersection of West King and North Potomac streets, police said.


Daywalt, who was in the crosswalk, flipped in the air and landed on the road at about 1:45 p.m., police said.

His condition was unavailable Monday night.

A pickup truck struck and killed 93-year-old Joseph Stewart of Foulger Street on May 1 on South Potomac Street near Gay Street.

Jonathon Kipe of South Potomac Street was hit May 21, and a 10-year-old girl was hit May 25, both as they crossed South Potomac Street.

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