UPDATE: Pedestrian Fatality Investigation

Harrisburg Police completed the fatal pedestrian accident investigation and recently met with the District Attorney’s Office.  The District Attorney’s Office has determined that this is not a criminal matter. 

Through the investigation it was determined that the victim crossed the street at a section that was not deemed for pedestrian crossing.  As a result, the victim was in a blind spot which prevented the driver from seeing him or reacting until the victim had been struck.

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On October 1, 2018, shortly before 4 p.m., Harrisburg Police Officers responded to a call regarding a Pedestrian fatality at 2nd and Market Streets.  Officers arrived on scene and observed that male had been struck by a CAT bus.  Officers quickly tried to render aid but the victim succumbed to his injuries.

 

The victim was identified as Daniel Harmon of York County. 

 

Harrisburg Police are currently investigating the matter and gathering any information as to what occurred.

Incident Date: 
Monday, October 1, 2018 - 3:45pm

Incident Type:

Case Number: 

18-1001-055-001

Location: 

2nd St & Market St
Harrisburg, PA 17101