UPDATE: Columbia man hit by vehicle dies

1 year 1 month 3 weeks ago Tuesday, October 24 2017 Oct 24, 2017 Tuesday, October 24, 2017 9:19:00 PM CDT October 24, 2017 in News
By: Jacob Cavaiani, KOMU 8 Digital Producer and Cameron La Fontaine, KOMU 8 Reporter
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COLUMBIA - A pedestrian hit by a vehicle Tuesday night died from his injuries, Columbia police said in a news release.

Police said 60-year-old Donald Wayne Meyer of Columbia was in the roadway and struck by a driver heading south on Keene Street near Berrywood Drive around 8:30 p.m. He was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries and later died.

Police said the driver, 36-year-old Anthony Johnson of Kansas City, was not hurt and drugs or alcohol were not believed to be a factor.

(Editor's note: This story has been updated to include the latest information.)

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