UPDATE Tuesday 10:15 a.m. – The Eaton County Sheriff’s Office has released the name of the man who died while walking on South Waverly Road near I-496 Monday morning.
The victim is 38-year-old Joel Sanchez-Perez of Lansing.
The name of the driver of the pickup truck has not been released.
UPDATE 11:45 a.m. – Eaton County Sheriff’s Office says a 38-year-old Lansing man died when he was struck by a pickup truck this morning on Waverly Road near I-496.
Deputies tell 6 News that the man was walking in the southbound lane of Waverly Road near the onramp to eastbound I-496 when he was hit just before 5:45 a.m.
The driver of the truck, a 28-year-old Delta Township man, was not injured.
An investigation is continuing.
LANSING, Mich (WLNS) – A man has died after being struck by a car this morning on South Waverly Road near I-496.
It happened just before 6:00 a.m. in Delta Township.
Investigators from the Eaton County Sheriff’s Office are still working to collect information.
The victim, only identified as a male, was taken to a local hospital where he died of his injuries.
Neither the driver nor the victim’s names have been released.
This is a developing story and will be updated online and on 6 News.