COLORADO SPRINGS — A man has died after he was hit by a car in Old Colorado City Thursday morning.
UPDATE: Around 8 a.m. Thursday, the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) received multiple calls about a pedestrian who had been hit by a car in the intersection of 15th/Colorado Ave.
CSPD’s preliminary investigation revealed a vehicle was traveling eastbound on Colorado Avenue and struck a pedestrian who was crossing at the crosswalk.
EMS arrived on scene and lifesaving efforts were not successful and the pedestrian died at the scene.
The deceased has not been identified at authorities wait for next of kin to be notified.
CSPD’s Major Crash Team responded to the scene and assumed the investigation. Alcohol or drugs are not suspected in this case.
ORGINAL: According to the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD), it happened shortly after 9 a.m. when a Subaru driving east on Colorado Avenue hit a pedestrian in the intersection of 15th Street.
The victim’s identity has not been released, but we do know the victim is a man.
At least one traffic light is out in the area. Police told FOX21 News the driver is cooperating as officers investigate.