A man was killed by a car near Adelita Cancryn Junior High School Thursday evening around 7:55 p.m. according to police. A vehicle traveling west on Krum Bay road in the area of Adelita Cancryn Junior High School struck a pedestrian crossing the roadway.
The pedestrian, a 52-year-old Hispanic male was transported to the hospital via ambulance and later succumbed to his injuries sustained from the accident.
His identity is being withheld pending next of kin notification.
This incident is under investigation by the VIPD Traffic Division.
Unlike many news organizations, we haven't put up a paywall - we want to keep our journalism as open as we can. Our sites are more popular than ever, but advertising revenues are falling - so you can see why we could use your help. Our independent journalism costs time, money and hard work to keep you informed, but we do it because we believe that it matters. If everybody who appreciates our reporting efforts were to help fund it for as little as $1, our future would be much more secure. Thanks in advance for your support!
Before experiential travel became a buzzword, St. Croix brothers Steve and Patrick Bennett say it was hard to get people to think of the Caribbean as anything other than a homogeneous getaway. #visource#usvi#uncommoncaribbean... See MoreSee Less
Since 1999 the Virgin Islands Source – the only online newspaper of general circulation in the U.S. Virgin Islands – has been providing the community with reliable, accurate and fair community-centered journalism.