Pedestrian Dies of Injuries

Meridian police say a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle Tuesday night.

The incident happened at 6:58 p.m. on Highway 80 near Cedar Bend Apartments.

The pedestrian later died of his injuries at a Meridian hospital.

The name of the victim was not immediately released, pending notification of next of kin.

Meridian police say no charges are expected to be filed.