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UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 11, 2019, 8:46 p.m.

Man walking on I-90 in Spokane struck and killed by station wagon; WSP searching for driver

A 26-year-old man was killed late Tuesday when he was struck by a vehicle as he walked on Interstate 90 near downtown Spokane.

UPDATED: Fri., May 17, 2019, 8:57 p.m.

Man killed when struck by vehicle in Airway Heights; driver at large

A man was killed Thursday evening when he was struck by a vehicle in Airway Heights.

Body found near train tracks in Hauser area

Authorities found a body near train tracks in the Hauser area after responding to a report of a train hitting a pedestrian.

UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, 4:33 p.m.

Pedestrian killed Friday night crossing 57th Avenue on upper South Hill

A man was killed Friday evening when he was struck by an SUV while crossing a street on the upper South Hill.

UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 8:40 p.m.

Pedestrian dies in hospital after being hit by car in Four Lakes; no charges filed

A woman died on Saturday from injuries suffered when she was struck by a truck Friday night in Four Lakes.

UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 10:36 p.m.

Medical examiner identifies man killed by train near downtown Spokane; death ruled an accident

The Spokane County Medical Examiner has identified a man who was hit and killed by a train in Browne’s Addition Christmas evening as 31-year-old Ryan E. Poyner.

UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 25, 2018, 10:05 p.m.

Man dies after getting struck by train near downtown Spokane

A man was killed Tuesday after getting struck by a train on the edge of downtown Spokane

UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 29, 2018, 9:48 p.m.

Driver flees scene after critically injuring pedestrian in downtown Spokane

Spokane police are asking for the public’s help in finding a driver who critically injured a pedestrian early Thursday in downtown Spokane.

UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 8:37 p.m.

Medical examiner identifies pedestrian who died after being struck by car on 29th Avenue

Gary Theodore Williams, 80, died in a hospital shortly after he was struck by a car Friday afternoon in a crosswalk on 29th Avenue.

UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 9:02 p.m.

Pedestrian dies in hospital after being struck by car

A pedestrian died in the hospital Friday after being hit by a car in the vicinity of the 2600 block of 29 Avenue, according to a Spokane Police Department news …

UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 4:30 p.m.

Man carrying flowers hit by car downtown

A man was injured Thursday afternoon when he was struck by a car in downtown Spokane.

UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018, 8:50 p.m.

Spokane police looking for driver in hit-and-run collision that injured pedestrian

The woman was crossing Monroe Street at Sprague Avenue when a pickup truck made a left turn and hit her at about noon, police said. The truck initially stopped but …

Pedestrian killed crossing boulevard in southwestern Idaho

A 66-year-old man died after being struck by a vehicle while crossing a street in southwestern Idaho.

UPDATED: Mon., June 4, 2018, 10:17 p.m.

Pedestrian struck, killed by van in downtown Spokane

A woman was killed when she was struck by medical delivery van while walking across Browne Street at Second Avenue in downtown Spokane Monday afternoon.

Pedestrian killed when struck by car in east Spokane

A man was killed Tuesday evening when he was struck by a car in the East Central Neighborhood. Officers were called to Third Avenue and Perry Street about 9:30 p.m., …

UPDATED: Mon., March 19, 2018, 9:33 p.m.

Woman struck and killed by self-driving Uber vehicle

Uber suspended all of its self-driving testing Monday after what is believed to be the first fatal pedestrian crash involving the vehicles.

Salem pedestrian’s death ruled a suicide

The death of a Salem woman who stepped onto Interstate 5 after causing a disturbance at a restaurant has been ruled a suicide.

Field reports: Bike laws weak in protecting walkers

TRAILS – Readers had lingering questions, and so the The Spokesman-Review, about last Sunday’s story about a woman who was struck from behind by a bicyclist as she walked on …

Getting There: Pedestrians have right of way

At any intersection, crosswalk or not, people can step off the curb and walk across the street. Cars must stop for them. It’s the law.

UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 9:52 p.m.

Anonymous tip leads Spokane police to alleged hit-and-run vehicle

An anonymous tip led Spokane police to a vehicle believed to have been involved in a hit and run Thursday night.

UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 8:50 p.m.

Woman killed by van at Third and Division has been identified

The woman struck and killed by a car at Third Avenue and Division Street Monday has been identified as 50-year-old Patti Jo Hill.

UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 8, 2017, 6:23 p.m.

Court documents allege driver of van that struck, killed woman in downtown Spokane knew brakes didn’t work properly

Michael J. Lucey, the 62-year-old driver of a van that struck and killed a woman in downtown Spokane Monday morning, apparently knew his vehicle’s brakes didn’t work properly, he told …

UPDATED: Sun., April 30, 2017, 7:57 p.m.

Pedestrian killed in car crash near Eloika Lake

A pedestrian was killed after being struck by a pickup truck 2 miles south of the Spokane-Pend Oreille county line Saturday night.

UPDATED: Thu., March 9, 2017, 4:19 p.m.

Pedestrian hit by cement truck on I-90

A pedestrian was hit by a cement truck after he ran up the westbound Interstate 90 Division off ramp, according to the Washington State Patrol.

Free trip planner helps pedestrians find accessible routes

It’s nine blocks from Anat Caspi’s northeast Seattle home to the post office, a walk the University of Washington computer scientist frequently makes with her 5-year-old daughter.

UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 22, 2017, 6:55 p.m.

Teen walking on highway injured when struck by car near Cheney

A pedestrian was injured Tuesday evening when he was struck by a car on a state highway three miles east of Cheney. A teen walking on state Route 904 at …

Pedestrian dies after he was hit while crossing Division Street

A man attempting to cross Division Street at Euclid Avenue was struck by a pickup Saturday evening and later died of his injuries.

Coeur d’Alene resident killed when struck by pickup in Spokane Valley

A Coeur d’Alene resident was killed Sunday when she was struck by a pickup while walking along Trent Avene in east Spokane Valley. Tammy A. Hurt, 54, was walking in …

Garco Construction in line to build University District pedestrian bridge for $9.5 million

Garco Construction, which has already completed several multimillion-dollar public works projects throughout Spokane, entered the low bid to build a pedestrian bridge in the University District. Some have criticized the …

Juvenile critically injured when hit by car in northwest Spokane

A pedestrian was critically injured Thursday evening when struck by a vehicle in northwest Spokane.