Authorities identify man who died after being hit by car on Diamond Ave Tues. night

Authorities identify man who died after being hit by car on Diamond Ave Tues. night

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - A person was hit by a car on Diamond Avenue, near Stringtown Road Tuesday night just after 8:30.

Indiana State Police now say that crash was fatal.

Authorities say the preliminary investigation shows a 19-year-old from Evansville was driving westbound on Diamond.

They say he was in the middle lane while other vehicles were traveling in the lanes to his left and right.

After the driver passed Stringtown Road, authorities say he struck a man who was trying to cross all three lanes of traffic from the south side.

According to ISP, 35-year-old Sean Vaughn, of Evansville, was taken to the hospital where he died from his injuries.

They say this investigation is currently ongoing.

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