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Pedestrian killed by car on the east side of Indy



Indianapolis, Indiana – According to IMPD, a pedestrian was tragically struck on the east side of Indianapolis early on Saturday morning.

At about 9:30 in the morning, IMPD was called to the 8000 block of East 21 Street in response to an accident complaint.

The man, who was an adult, was taken to a local hospital, where he eventually died.

The IMPD fatal crash investigation team responded to the scene. Upon their preliminary investigation, IMPD stated, “it appears a female accidentally put a car in drive instead of reverse, accelerated, and struck an adult male in the parking lot.”

The car’s driver stayed at the site and is helping the police.

Information will be updated as it becomes available because this is a developing story.