Pedestrian dies after being struck by car in Palm Springs

A pedestrian is dead after he was hit by a vehicle Monday in Palm Springs.

A local resident in his 70s was walking eastbound across Sunrise Way near the Ramon Road intersection at 4:26 pm, according to a news release. A car traveling eastbound on Ramon Road made a northbound turn onto Sunrise Way and struck the man outside of the crosswalk.

The pedestrian was taken to a local hospital where he later died. His name has not been released.

Police ask anyone with info to call 760-323-8125.

At 4:26 PM, PSPD dispatch received a call of a collision involving a vehicle and pedestrian at the intersection of…

Posted by Palm Springs Police Department, CA on Monday, October 2, 2017

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