Man dies after being hit by car on Merriman Road in Westland

Driver uninjured in crash

13. (tie) Arkansas (5.5)
13. (tie) Arkansas (5.5)

WESTLAND, Mich. – A man was hit by a car and killed Thursday on Merriman Road at Michigan Avenue in Westland, police said.

The man was hit around 6:15 a.m. Thursday and taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead, officials said.

The driver of the car was not injured in the incident.

Police said it's unknown if alcohol or drugs were a factor in the crash.

The Westland Police Department is continuing to investigate the incident.

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