Two Maryland men were killed on June 14 after they were struck by a vehicle while walking on Lighthouse Road in Fenwick Island.
According to the Delaware State Police, the crash occurred around 11 p.m. as two pedestrians, 45-year-old Grant D. Kinkade Sr. of Westminster, Md. and 64-year-old Robert L. Rust Jr. of Lutherville, Md., attempted to cross Lighthouse Road, east of Dukes Road. Police said as the men walked from the north to the south side of the road, they walked in front of an eastbound 2008 Jeep Wrangler operated by 57-year-old Timothy L. Frank of Reisterstown, Md. Police said the Jeep struck both the men then came to a stop on the shoulder of the roadway.
Kincade was pronounced dead at the scene. Rust was airlifted by DSP helicopter to Christiana Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Frank was properly restrained and was not injured.