Bloomington Police Investigate a Fatal Crash Involving a Pedestrian

For Release Immediately December 3, 2019

Bloomington Police are investigating a fatal crash involving a motor vehicle and a pedestrian. The incident occurred earlier tonight at approximately 7:30 pm. A preliminary investigation has determined that an adult male from Bloomington was crossing 98th Street near the intersection of Newton Avenue. A vehicle traveling eastbound on 98th Street struck the pedestrian and he died at the scene from those injuries. The driver, 26 years old from Burnsville, was arrested on Probable Cause DUI Criminal Vehicular Homicide.

This crash is being investigated by the Bloomington Police Traffic Investigations Unit.