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Elderly Man Killed After Being Hit by Vehicle in Scranton

SCRANTON, Pa. — The Lackawanna County coroner says an 86-year-old man was hit and killed while crossing a busy intersection. The coroner says Robert Coer,...

SCRANTON, Pa. -- The Lackawanna County coroner says an 86-year-old man was hit and killed while crossing a busy intersection.

The coroner says Robert Coer, Scranton, was trying to cross North Keyser Avenue Friday morning.

A witness tells us he was halfway across when traffic began moving.

Coer was struck by a vehicle and thrown.

Police have not said whether the driver will face charges after the deadly wreck.