Pedestrian hit by vehicle, killed while crossing US-31

Posted at 10:04 AM, Sep 03, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-03 10:04:54-04

MUSKEGON, Mich. — A man died after being hit by a vehicle while crossing US-31 on Friday evening.

The man was hit by a vehicle on US-31 north of Apple Avenue at 9:36 p.m. Friday, according to the Muskegon Police Department.

According to Police Chief Jeff Lewis, the man was wearing dark clothing while crossing the highway when he was hit and killed by a northbound vehicle.

The victim will not be identified until after relatives are notified.

The vehicle’s driver was not hurt.

The incident remains under investigation. Anybody with any information about the accident is being asked to contact the Muskegon Police Department by calling (231) 724-6750 or Silent Observer by calling (231) 722-7463.