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Pedestrian Dies From Injuries After Being Struck By Car On Gratiot

ROSEVILLE (WWJ) - A 25-year-old man has succumbed to injuries sustained during an accident Saturday night in Roseville.

According to police the Madison Heights man was crossing Gratiot Avenue northbound near Martin Road around 9 p.m. against the light and was hit by a car driven by a 58-year-old Waterford man.

The victim was transported to an area hospital and later died from his injuries.

The driver of the car was questioned and released from the scene - police do not believe the driver was under the influence of either alcohol or drugs. It is not known if the victim in this accident was under the influence of any substance --police state that toxicology reports are pending.

Authorities state a full report will be forwarded to prosecutors to determine - what, if any, charges will be faced by the driver in this incident.

Police are asking anyone who may have witnessed this crash or has any information that could assist to please contact the Roseville Police at 586-447-4483.

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