Saginaw Highway reopened after Lansing pedestrian killed in crash

Published: Jan. 27, 2023 at 6:23 AM EST|Updated: Jan. 27, 2023 at 6:32 PM EST
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LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - A stretch of Saginaw Highway was closed for hours Friday after a pedestrian was killed.

The crash happened at about 4:30 a.m. between Nixon Road and Broadbent Road in Delta Township.

According to the Eaton County Sheriff’s Office, the 45-year-old man from Grand Ledge was traveling east on Saginaw Highway when he struck a 65-year-old man from Lansing, who was walking in the roadway and reportedly wearing all dark clothing.

The pedestrian was treated by Delta Township paramedics, however, he died at the scene, according to the sheriff’s office.

The driver of the car is cooperating with the investigation and was not injured.

The crash is under investigation by Eaton County Sheriff’s Office.

The sheriff’s office asks witnesses with information regarding this crash, please contact Detective Johnson at 517-213-6121.

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