Pedestrian dies after hit by a car in Auburn

AUBURN, Ala.– A 51-year-old Auburn man is dead following injuries sustained after being hit by a car on South College Street in Auburn.

Auburn Police, Fire and East Alabama Medical Center paramedics responded to a call of an accident involving a pedestrian and a car on South College Street near Harmon Drive around 7:40 p.m. central time Wednesday.

Auburn Police said the man was struck by a 2003 Ford Escape SUV while attempting to cross the northbound lane of South College Street.

The victim was taken to EAMC where he died from his injuries.

They add that the 33-year-old driver remained at the scene and was cooperating with authorities.

The case is still under investigation.

 

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