Police are investigating a deadly crash in Preston that killed a pedestrian, and injured another, Saturday.
It happened around 2 a.m. on route 2A when a driver lost control of his car and hit two pedestrians, killing one and seriously injuring the other. Police said Juan Davila, 53, of Griswold, was unable to negotiate a bend in the road. His car crossed over into the opposite lane and hit two cars before striking two people.
Lakandrick Horn, 28, of York, AL, was pronounced dead at the scene after he was thrown across a parking lot and down an embankment into the Poquetanuck Cove.
Arnold Feaster, 48, of Gales Ferry, was taken to an area hospital to be treated for serious injuries.
The two men were waiting for a taxi cab near Brookside Café at the time of the incident.
Davila was also taken to the hospital to be treated for minor injuries.
Anyone with information about the accident is asked to contact Trooper Bryan Fahey from Troop E Montville by calling 860-848-6500.
Copyright 2013 WFSB (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.
Friday, August 22 2014 1:17 PM EDT2014-08-22 17:17:39 GMT
Portland city leaders are considering a plan to build tiny houses for homeless people to help get them off the streets. The tiny houses would be about 200 square feet and look a lot like the ones at TheMore >
The tiny houses would be about 200 square feet and look a lot like the ones at The Caravan Tiny House Hotel in northeast Portland.More >
Friday, August 22 2014 6:57 AM EDT2014-08-22 10:57:07 GMT
A South Mississippi teacher has admitted to investigators that he molested at least eight boys who were his students, and the abuse spanned a period of 20 years, according to an affidavit. More >
A South Mississippi teacher has admitted to investigators that he molested at least eight boys who were his students, and the abuse spanned a period of 20 years. That's according to an affidavit released Thursday. William Richard Pryor, 68, is in federal custody charged with transportation of minors with intent of sexual activity. (WARNING: This story contains explicit details that may be offensive to some readers.)More >