UPDATE, March 23, 9:20 a.m. — A 23-year-old man was killed Tuesday night after being struck by a car.
On Tuesday, March 22, 2022 at approximately 10:01 p.m., Davenport Police, Fire, and Medic responded to the 400 block of East Locust Street, in reference to the report of a personal injury crash involving a pedestrian.
Upon arrival, responding personnel located a 23-year-old male with fatal injuries. Initial investigation indicates a 2004 Chevrolet Malibu was travelling eastbound on East Locust Street when it struck a pedestrian crossing the roadway outside of an intersection, police said Wednesday. This incident remains under investigation; no further details are available at this time.
EARLIER: A pedestrian was struck by a car shortly before 10 p.m. Tuesday near the Phillips 66 station at the corner of Iowa and Locust Streets, Davenport.
Davenport Police put up crime-scene tape and blocked the area of Locust Street while their investigation continued. A shoe lay in the street.
An ambulance arrived at the scene. Police said the pedestrian was a man, but did not identify him.
We do not know how badly the man was injured or whether any arrests have been made in connection with the crash. We will provide details as soon as we can on Local 4 News and www.ourquadcities.com.