Man in wheelchair fatally struck by van in Wallingford

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A 62-year-old man using a wheelchair was killed after being struck by a minivan in Wallingford on Sunday afternoon, police said.

Timothy Cain of Wallingford was trying to cross the street in his electric wheelchair at the intersection of Cedar Street and South Main Street when he was struck in the southbound lane, according to the Wallingford Police Department.

He was hit by a 2019 Toyota Sienna minivan that was driving southbound on South Main Street, police said.

According to police, Cain was taken to a nearby hospital with serious injuries and died while receiving treatment. The driver and passenger in the minivan were not injured, police said.

The crash is still being investigated. Anyone with information is asked to contact Officer Evans at 203-294-2819.