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Man fatally struck by vehicle in Anaconda

Posted at 3:55 PM, Nov 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-09 17:55:25-05

ANACONDA — A 41-year-old Anaconda man died Sunday evening after a vehicle struck him while he was walking on Montana Highway 1.

The Montana Highway Patrol reports the man was walking in the middle of the road around mile marker 17 when the incident occurred just after 6 p.m.

The driver, a 57-year-old woman from Missoula, had no alcohol or drugs in her system when the crash occurred.

Speed was not a factor in the incident, according to MHP. The man sustained serious injuries and died at the scene.

No further information was immediately available. We will update this story with any further details we get.