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Pedestrian hit, killed along State Blvd.

One person is dead after being hit by a car along State Blvd.

Posted: Oct 11, 2018 4:00 PM
Updated: Oct 12, 2018 6:19 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT)- One person is dead after being hit by a car along State Blvd. 

Police said it happened around 3:00 p.m. Thursday in the 4300 block of East State Blvd. 

Witnesses told police a man was trying to cross the street when he walked into the path of car traveling west. 

The driver of the car was not hurt, but the man was pronounced dead at the scene. 

East State Boulevard was shut down in both directions while Fort Wayne police FACT Team members processed the scene.

The Allen County Coroner’s office will release the name of the victim. 

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