On Saturday, June 28th a 71-year-old woman was struck by an SUV in Middletown at the intersection of Main Street and Dr. Martin Luther King Way while crossing the street. She later passed away from her injuries. See further details here. Less than one week later, on July 2nd, another pedestrian was walking on Route 40 near East Street in Vernon when she was struck by a car . She was pronounced dead at the scene. Additional information can be found here.