Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle on U.S. 165

Published 04/22 2014 10:48AM

Updated 04/22 2014 10:50AM

MONROE -- Monroe Police report responding to a pedestrian/vehicle accident that occurred at U.S. 165 and Renwick St. in Monroe at 10:30 p.m. Monday.

The police investigation has revealed a passenger vehicle was driving southbound on 165 when an adult male pedestrian walked into the travel lanes and was struck by the vehicle.

Authorities said the pedestrian suffered serious injuries to his head and legs and was transported to a local hospital where he received treatment. 

The pedestrian is expected to survive.

Police said the pedestrian was found to be at fault and no charges are pending against the driver of the passenger vehicle.

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