SIOUX FALLS, SD (KELO-AM) On November 8, 2013, at approximately 6:12 p.m., Sioux Falls Police, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue, and Rural/Metro Ambulance responded to the intersection of 57th Street and Western Avenue for a car vs. pedestrian injury accident. The investigation revealed that an adult male was walking southbound across 57th Street when he was struck by a vehicle traveling east on 57th Street. The pedestrian was walking against the signal as eastbound traffic had the green light.
The pedestrian was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. The occupants of the vehicle did not sustain any injuries. The name of the pedestrian is not being released at this time pending notification of his family. The investigation continues.