Police: 20-year-old man injured after being hit by car in Keizer - KPTV - FOX 12

Police: 20-year-old man injured after being hit by car in Keizer dies

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KEIZER, OR (KPTV) -

A 20-year-old man has died as a result of injuries he sustained after being hit by a car early Friday morning.

Keizer Police said on July 1 at about 2:41 a.m.,  Anthony Jon Ernest was hit by a car after he stepped off the sidewalk into the roadway at the intersection of Chemawa Road Northeast and River Road North.

The driver of the car, Walter Westgarth, 65, stopped and cooperated with the investigation. Police said intoxication or impairment and speeding do not appear to be factors in the crash.

Ernest was taken to the hospital but passed away on Monday.

Police said no citations have been issued and no criminal charges have been filed.

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