An elderly Slatington area man was struck by a car Wednesday evening and killed.
State police at Bethlehem said the accident occurred in Heidelberg Township about 6:15 p.m.
Troopers said James M. White, 71, of 4973 Mountain Road, was pronounced dead at the scene by Chief Deputy Coroner Paul F. Hoffman of Lehigh County at 7 p.m. The cause of death was listed as multiple traumatic injuries.
The accident occurred near White's home along Mountain Road. Lorie A. Hughes-Rehrig, of Kempton, was driving eastbound when she hit White, who was walking south across the road.