Update: Pedestrian dies after being hit by a van

Sgt. Klemas reviewing accident scene MASON CITY, IA

MASON CITY, Iowa – Police say a north Iowa man has now died after being hit by a vehicle.

Mason City Police say the call came in Tuesday night a little after 6:30 on a report of a car-pedestrian collision on the 900 block of South Monroe Ave. Authorities say a person was driving on the outside lane when their vehicle hit 37-year-old Clyde Parker Jr. He was taken to Mercy Medical Center North Iowa but later died of his injuries.

Investigators are trying to recreate the accident and what events lead up to the collision. They are asking for possible witnesses to come forward if they saw anything. If you were a witness, you are urged to call police at 641-421-3636.

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