MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A pedestrian was struck by a car and killed in Burnsville late Tuesday night.
According to the Minnesota State Patrol, just before midnight 46-year-old Todd E. Poeuk, of Savage, was driving southbound on Highway 13 near Washburn Avenue.READ MORE: Dozens Of Homes Flooded After Water Main Breaks In St. Louis Park
Poeuk was driving in the left lane when he struck 50-year-old Paul R. Dmitruk, of Richfield, who was in the left lane on foot.READ MORE: Thousands Of Minnesota Nurses Prepare To Picket As Contract Expiration Date Nears
Dmitruk died as a result of the collision. Poeuk suffered no injuries.
State patrol did not say why Dmitruk was in the road. The incident is currently under investigation.MORE NEWS: 2 Arrested After Boy's Body Found In Trunk; Victim Identified As Eli Hart
The medical examiner said that Dmitruk died of multiple blunt force injuries.