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Car fatally strikes pedestrian a block from Mile High Stadium

Posted at 11:46 AM, Aug 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-30 13:46:32-04

DENVER — A pedestrian died after they were hit by a car a block from Mile High Stadium.

Around 10 p.m. Wednesday, Denver Police Department officers arrived at the scene of a fatal crash where a car hit a pedestrian at W. 17th Avenue and Federal Boulevard.

John White with the police department said the pedestrian was struck while trying to cross Federal. A car was traveling northbound when the two collided. According to a police report, the pedestrian was struck near the crosswalk.

The pedestrian was pronounced dead at a local hospital. 

As of Thursday at 11:30 a.m., no charges had been filed.