WILMINGTON, DE (CBS) — A person was hit by a van and later died at the hospital.

Police say the man was struck while trying to cross Kirkwood Highway at Limestone Road just before noon.

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According to authorities, the man was transported to Christiana Medical Center where he was later pronounced dead.

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The driver of the van did stop.

The eastbound lanes of Kirkwood Highway at Limestone Road are closed while crews investigate the scene.

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