TWO RIVERS, WI (WTAQ) - Two Rivers police say a man was killed after being hit by a car while crossing a street Tuesday.
Authorities say it happened at the intersection of Washington and 19th streets around 4:45 p.m.
An 80-year-old Manitowoc man was walking west in the crosswalk. The driver, a 20-year-old Manitowoc man, was heading south on Washington Street. Police say he was in the process of moving into the left-hand lane, when he noticed the pedestrian. He turned hard to the left to try and avoid the man, but ended up striking him.
The victim was rushed to the hospital where he later died. According to the coroner's office, the victim has been identified as Elmer C. Walbert and determined that he died from chest, abdominal and pelvic injuries.
Investigators don't believe that alcohol was a factor in the crash.