55-year-old man fatally struck by vehicle in Las Cruces

Bert Parnall

LAS CRUCES, NM – A man died after being hit b a vehicle while crossing the street in Las Cruces on Sunday night.

According to KFOX, 55-year-old Jerry Thacker was crossing in the 500 block of East Idaho Avenue near El Paseo Road when he was hit.

Thacker was taken to a local hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries a short time later.

Investigators believe Thacker was walking outside of a designated crosswalk when the incident occurred. No charges are expected to be filed against the driver involved.

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