Pedestrian hit by vehicle, dies

A 24-year-old man died after being struck by a vehicle driven by a suspected drunken driver in southwestern Michigan, officials said. The Berrien County Sheriff's Department said in a statement that Eric Boyd of Watervliet died after being hit Sunday night in Watervliet Township. Investigators said Boyd appeared to be walking on a dark roadway wearing dark clothes and listening to music. No other injuries were reported. A 23-year-old Watervliet man who was driving the vehicle was arrested and taken to the Berrien County Jail.
AP Wire
Oct 10, 2011

 

A 24-year-old man died after being struck by a vehicle driven by a suspected drunken driver in southwestern Michigan, officials said.

The Berrien County Sheriff’s Department said in a statement that Eric Boyd of Watervliet died after being hit Sunday night in Watervliet Township. Investigators said

Boyd appeared to be walking on a dark roadway wearing dark clothes and listening to music.

No other injuries were reported. A 23-year-old Watervliet man who was driving the vehicle was arrested and taken to the Berrien County Jail.

 

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