Man dies from injures after being struck by vehicle in Tuscaloosa

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October 02 2021 06:00 pm

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WIAT) — Authorities say that a 33-year-old man was struck by a vehicle on 15th Street in Tuscaloosa has died.

According to the Tuscaloosa Police Department, the driver of the vehicle was traveling east on 15th Street around 8:15 p.m. and saw the victim standing in the roadway near 33rd Avenue. He was unable to stop before striking him.

The victim suffered serious injuries and was transported to DCH Regional Medical Center where he later died Thursday morning.

Police spoke to witnesses at the scene and are conducting an investigation. They say that the driver and witnesses stated that he was driving around 35 miles per hour.

Authorities say that it does not appear criminal actions contributed to the accident.

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