A pedestrian was struck on Limestone Road this morning and pronounced dead at the scene.

New Castle County paramedics responded to Limestone Road in the area of Patrician Boulevard near the Limestone Terrace Apartments for the report of a pedestrian struck.

At that location they found that a male, believed to be in his 20's, had been struck by a car. He sustained serious head and internal injuries. He was in cardiac arrest on rescuers arrival and pronounced dead at the scene.