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Pedestrian Killed In Allegan County

Pedestrian Killed In Allegan County
Posted August 24th, 2013 @ 7:34am by Chuck LaTour, WOOD Radio news team

The Allegan County Sheriff Department responded to a personal injury crash at approximately 1201hrs in Otsego Township.  A caller reported a car v. pedestrian crash in the 600 block of Lincoln Rd (M-89).  Upon arrival Deputies found an 84 yr old female laying unconscious in the roadway. She had been struck by a west bound vehicle driven by a 79 yr old male. 

Witnesses reported that the pedestrian was walking on the east bound shoulder of the roadway then started crossing the road and into the path of the west bound car.  The pedestrian was struck in the westbound lane. 

The motorist along with several witnesses stopped to render aid.  The pedestrian was transported to Borgess Hospital and later died from her injuries. 

The crash is under investigation and it does not appear that neither speed nor alcohol is factors.

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