Pedestrian struck and killed on Eaton Rapids Twp. road

Posted at 9:50 AM, Apr 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-19 09:50:24-04

EATON RAPIDS TOWNSHIP, Mich. – An Eaton Rapids Township man died Monday night after being hit by a vehicle.

The Eaton County Sheriff’s Office says that the crash happened about 10:30pm in the 300 block of M-99 in Eaton Rapids Township.  Deputies say that a 42-year-old Eaton Rapids man was driving north on M-99 when he hit the 62-year-old man, who was in the roadway.  The man died at the scene.  His identity is not yet being released, as family members are still being notified.

The driver was not injured.  Deputies say that speed and alcohol were not factors in the crash.  They are still investigating the incident.