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Man Struck, Killed By Vehicle While Crossing Woodward In Royal Oak

The driver is cooperating with investigators.

February 06, 2019 - 11:55 pm

ROYAL OAK, Mich. (WWJ) -- Police are investigating after a man was killed while crossing a major roadway in Oakland County Wednesday night.

Royal Oak police tell WWJ a man was crossing Woodward Avenue at Catalpa Avenue late Wednesday night when he was hit by a vehicle.

While authorities are still investigating, they say early reports indicate the man may not have been using a crosswalk at the time.

The victim, whose age and name have not been released, was taken to Beaumont Hospital, where he died from his injuries.

The driver of the vehicle did stop at the scene and is cooperating with investigators.

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