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Minneapolis Police Continue to Investigate Fatal Crash Involving Pedestrian

October 19, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) A pedestrian who was involved in a personal injury  accident at University Avenue SE and Huron Boulevard yesterday died at the hospital at approximately 4:30 this morning. The adult male was attempting to cross University Avenue around 2:15 Wednesday afternoon when it appears that he struck the side of a semi-truck before being knocked underneath its trailer.

The truck driver stopped immediately and is cooperating with investigators, who continue to look into the factors surrounding the incident

The name of the victim and the exact cause of death will be released by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner.

The Minneapolis Police Department Criminal Case Number related to this incident is 17-401796.