22-year-old pedestrian struck, killed by semi in Post Falls

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POST FALLS, Idaho — A 22-year-old California man was struck and killed by a semi on I-90 near Post Falls Thursday evening.

Idaho State Police identified the victim as Eduardo Quezada-Pelayo of Hesperia, California.

Troopers said Quezada-Pelayo was walking in the westbound lane of I-90 when he was struck by a semi-truck. It is not clear why he was walking on the interstate.

The truck driver was wearing his seat belt and was not injured.

Quezada-Pelayo was taken to Kootenai Health where he died.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone who witnessed the crash is asked to contact Trooper Max Mohr at 208-209-8730.