MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A pedestrian who was struck and killed by a motorcyclist late August in Minneapolis has been identified, according to medical examiners.
On Aug. 31, investigators say a pedestrian was walking against a traffic signal from Bryant Avenue North across Olson Memorial Highway at about 4:34 p.m. when they were hit by an eastbound motorcycle.READ MORE: Maroon & Gold Gophers 'Fan Van' Stolen In Dinkytown, Owner Reports
The Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s office identified the pedestrian as 84-year-old Youa Noua Moua of Minneapolis. The victim died due to multiple blunt force injuries and the manner of death is ruled an accident.READ MORE: Kevin Doerr, 35, Sentenced To 13 Years For Assaulting People With Car On White Earth Reservation
The driver of the motorcycle, who suffered serious but non-life threatening injuries, is said to have tried to avoid the pedestrian.MORE NEWS: As Vikings Prepare To Welcome Back Fans, U.S. Bank Stadium Unveils New Foods
Police says it is unlikely the motorcyclist will face any criminal charges at this point in the investigation.