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77-year-old pedestrian struck and killed by car in Polk Co.

December 31, 2021 GMT

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A 77-year-old man has died after being struck by a car north of Des Moines.

The accident happened Thursday night. The Polk County Sheriff’s Office said the man was walking across Northeast 14th Street when he was struck by a Chevrolet Tahoe. The man died at the scene.

The Tahoe driver remained at the scene. An investigation continues into the cause of the accident.