DE Woman Takeyia Hobbs ID’d As Pedestrian Fatally Struck In Georgetown Thursday Night

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.

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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.

VA Man Dajuan Morrison ID’d As Victim In Tuesday Fatal Nelson County Motorcycle Crash

NELSON COUNTY, VA. (THECOUNT) — The motorcyclist killed Tuesday in a crash along the Blue Ridge Parkway, in Fincastle, Virginia, has been identified as Dajuan Morrison, according to the National Park Service.

Morrison, 41, was operating a motorcycle along with three other riders when the fatal crash occurred.

Morrison collided with another rider who had lost control in a curve and dropped his bike.

Morrison was thrown from his bike causing him to strike a guardrail.

He was pronounced dead on scene of multiple blunt force trauma injuries.

Virginia State Police are investigating, and further details are expected.

According to social media Morrison worked at Costco and was the father to two girls.

Friends and family members took to Facebook to remember the beloved Dover, Delaware man:

Geo quick facts: Nelson County is a county located in the Commonwealth of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 15,020. Its county seat is Lovingston. Nelson County is part of the Charlottesville, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area – Wikipedia.

DE Man Paul J. Schiller ID’d As Victim Killed In Friday Magnolia Crash

MAGNOLIA, DE. (THECOUNT) — Paul J. Schiller, of Felton, Delaware, has been identified as the victims killed in a crash, in Magnolia on Friday.

Schiller, 62, was named by Delaware State Police as the individual killed in a crash on Friday, October 19, 2018 on Irish Hill Road, aka, Road 31, at the intersection of Lexington Mill Road.

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

If you or someone you know is a victim or witness of crime or have lost a loved one to a sudden death and are in need of assistance, the Delaware State Police Victim Services Unit/Delaware Victim Center is available to offer you support and resources 24 hours a day through a toll free hotline 1800 VICTIM-1. (1800 842-8461). You may also email the unit Director at debra.reed@state.de.us. Continue reading

Tracy Morgan SEVERE Brain Trauma Says Lawyer

Tracy Morgan‘s lawyer says the comedian is fighting to recover from a severe brain injury suffered in a crash that took the life of his best friend.

Benedict Morelli said Morgan experienced a traumatic brain injury in the crash which occurred June 7 on the New Jersey Turnpike. The actor also suffered a broken leg, nose and ribs.

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“He’s fighting to get better, and if there’s a chance for him to be back to the Tracy Morgan he once was, he’s going to try to do that,” Morelli said. Continue reading

Delaware Child Rushed To Hospital Over Possible EBOLA

Officials at Bayhealth Kent General Hospital in Delaware say a child brought to their emergency department over the weekend is showing strong symptoms of the ebola virus.

Doctors evaluated the child, who is from Liberia, and using CDC guidelines say there is reason to believe it is a suspected case of Ebola.

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The CDC says the likelihood of the child having Ebola is low and decided not to test the child after they were notified. Continue reading

PA Residents ON EDGE As MYSTERY ODOR Engulfs Several Counties

A strong odor of gas has been widely reported throughout many parts of  Pennsylvania.

Residents reported the strong odor in Montgomery, Delaware, Chester and Bucks counties.

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The mystery odor prompted hundreds of calls to PECO and was first noticed Saturday afternoon in Haverford Township, Marple Township, Radnor and Upper Darby – all in Delaware County. Continue reading

Tracy Morgan SUES WALMART

Tracy Morgan has initiated a lawsuit against WalMart over over an accident that left him seriously injured and killed his friend.

The lawsuit claims Walmart was negligent when a driver of one of its tractor-trailers rammed into Morgan’s limousine van. The driver had admittedly gone a long period of time without sleep.

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The complaint claims the retail giant should have known the driver had been awake for over 24 hours, and that his commute of 700 miles from his home in Georgia to work in Delaware was “unreasonable.” Continue reading