Police: Pedestrian struck near Samaritan Medical Center dies

A vehicle struck a pedestrian in from of Samaritan Medical Center on Washington Street in...
A vehicle struck a pedestrian in from of Samaritan Medical Center on Washington Street in Watertown Wednesday evening.(WWNY)
Published: Nov. 17, 2022 at 11:02 AM EST
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WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - A Watertown man is dead after he was hit by a pickup truck while crossing Washington Street in Watertown Wednesday.

City police say 47-year-old Michael Worley was crossing the 800 block of Washington, which is near Samaritan Medical Center, around 5:45 p.m. when he was struck by the southbound truck, which was equipped with a plow and driven by 66-year-old William Leslie, also of Watertown.

Worley was taken to the hospital, where he died from his injuries around 6:30 p.m.

No charges have been filed. The investigation is continuing.