Pedestrian hit, killed by vehicle on Federal

The driver involved stayed on the scene.

KUSA - A pedestrian was struck and killed while trying to cross southbound Federal Boulevard in Westminster early Friday morning.

Investigator Cheri Spottke with Westminster Police says the crash in the 7600 block of Federal was reported at around 4:30 a.m.

The pedestrian had stepped into the road from the center median, Spottke said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Spottke says the person driving the vehicle involved stayed on the scene and is cooperating with police. Drugs and alcohol aren’t believed to be factors in the crash.

The investigation closed southbound Federal in the area for most of the morning, but the road has since reopened.

The pedestrian has not yet been identified.
 

© 2017 KUSA-TV


JOIN THE CONVERSATION

To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the
Conversation Guidelines and FAQs

Leave a Comment