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News: Pedestrian fatally hit by vehicle on I-41 SB in Brown County

by | Nov 14, 2022 | News

BROWN COUNTY, WI — A 40-year-old Green Bay man died last Friday night after being struck by a vehicle on Interstate 41 in the town of Lawrence, reports We Are Green Bay.

The fatal accident happened on the southbound lanes south of County Highway S, or Freedom Road, on November 11 at around 9:00 p.m.

Details remain limited, but the Hobart-Lawrence Police Department said a 20-year-old Appleton man was behind the wheel of a vehicle that hit the victim. The pedestrian appeared to have exited another vehicle, which was found with its hazard lights activated on the shoulder of the highway near the crash site.

The victim was pronounced deceased on the scene, confirmed officials.

No injuries to the Appleton man or anyone else were reported, but the striking vehicle received extensive front-end damage.

Authorities have not reported any pending charges. An investigation remains ongoing.

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