GEORGETOWN, DE. (THECOUNT) — Takeyia Hobbs of Georgetown, DE, has been identified as the pedestrian struck on June 11, on North Dupont Boulevard in Georgetown.

Hobbs, 28, was on-foot on U.S. 113 in the area of Ennis Street, when she was struck and killed after 9 p.m. Thursday.


Anyone with possible information on the incident should contact police at 911.

The pedestrian was not in a crosswalk, wearing dark clothing, and not carrying a light, report Delaware State Police.

Hobbs was pronounced deceased at the scene of multiple blunt force trauma injuries.

The operator of the Volkswagen, an unidentified 21-year-old female from Arnold, Maryland remained on scene, was properly restrained, and did not require medical treatment.

The crash continues to remain under investigation by the Delaware State Police Collision Reconstruction Unit, reports DSP.


Geo quick facts: Georgetown is a town in and the county seat of Sussex County, Delaware, United States. According to the 2010 census, the population of the town is 6,422, an increase of 38.3% over the previous decade. Georgetown is part of the Salisbury, Maryland-Delaware Metropolitan Statistical Area – Wikipedia.