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Pedestrian hit on Sioux City's west side dies from his injuries

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A man was struck by a pick-up truck on West Fourth Street in Sioux City Wednesday afternoon. A man was struck by a pick-up truck on West Fourth Street in Sioux City Wednesday afternoon.

A man who was hit by a pick-up truck while crossing a Sioux City street Wednesday afternoon, has died of his injuries.

The accident happened near the corner of West Fourth Street and Casselman Street shortly after 2:00 p.m.

Police say 79-year-old Lester Barger was running across West 4th Street when a pickup, driven by Daniel Ford of Sioux City, struck him.

Barger was a bus driver for the Sioux City Community schools.

Investigators say Ford was driving the posted speed limit.

He wasn't hurt.

Alcohol and drugs aren't suspected to be factors in the accident.

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