Person Killed After Pedestrian vs. Car Crash in Dickinson

(Dickinson, ND) -- A 22-year-old man is dead after being hit by a car while walking in Dickinson early Thursday morning.

The State Highway Patrol says that at about 12:32 a.m, a Chevrolet Equinox was traveling west bound on Broadway in Dickinson. Near the intersection of Broadway and 1st Avenue SW the driver struck a pedestrian with the drivers’ side front corner. The pedestrian was in the center of the roadway at the time of the crash.

After the crash the driver turned around and returned to the scene. The pedestrian was transported to CHI in Dickinson, where he was pronounced dead.

The driver, 25-year-old Morgan Laroche, and her passenger, 20-year-old Jacob Trinneer, were uninjured.

The crash remains under investigation by the NDHP, and charges are pending.