Elderly man hit and killed by pickup in Muskegon County

Posted at 1:42 AM, Jun 22, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-22 09:12:45-04

MUSKEGON COUNTY, Mich. — Deputies are investigating after an elderly man was hit and killed by a pickup truck.

The Muskegon County Sheriff’s Office says it happened around 6:15 p.m. Friday on S Bolen Rd, south of E Apple Ave in Egelston Township.

Deputies believe the driver was backing up out of a business parking lot when they hit 84-year-old Earl Roomsburg of Egelston Township. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver is described as a “juvenile” but they have not been identified.

The Muskegon County Sheriff’s Office is still investigating the case.