Pedestrian hit, killed near 57th and Regal

Published On: Dec 18 2013 06:07:20 PM PST   Updated On: Dec 18 2013 07:28:05 PM PST
Fatal auto pedestrian crash
SPOKANE, Wash. -

A pedestrian who was hit by a vehicle near 57th and Regal on the South Hill has died.

The pedestrian was struck after 5 p.m. Wednesday and died at the scene.

According to authorities, the pedestrian was crossing north to south across 57th Avenue between Regal and S. Hailee. He crossed the street in the middle of the block where there is no crosswalk or street lighting.

He was struck by a Chevy pickup truck.

Drugs and alcohol are not suspected to be a factor in the collision.

The streets are shut down in the vicinity of the scene where the pedestrian died as police officers investigate the collision.

This is a developing story. More information to be posted here as it becomes available.