Pedestrian struck Thursday identified
Nicholas Charles Maxon, 26, whose last known address was Jersey Shore, was reported in serious condition in Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, with head injuries he suffered when he was struck by an SUV at Little League Boulevard and Hepburn Street about 8 p.m. Thursday, city police said.
Maxon stepped out in front of a vehicle driven by Justin M. Weaver, of the city, as he was crossing Little League Boulevard from the south to the north side of Hepburn Street, police said.
Concerning another city accident, Cathy Burrows, 46, of 626 Market St., remained in critical condition Friday night at Geisinger, a nursing supervisor said.
She has been hospitalized since March 21 when the Ford Explorer she was riding in crashed into a tree in the 500 block of West Fourth Street, police said.
The driver, Robert C. Walker Jr., 58, of the same address, was killed instantly in the crash, police said.