KMOV Generic Pedestrian Struck Red

COLLINSVILLE, Ill. ( -- A 45-year-old man died after he was struck by a vehicle on Friday in Collinsville. 

Police said Robert L. Powell, of Collinsville, was struck shortly after 9:30 p.m. Friday in the vicinity of South Bluff Road and Columbus Plaza. 

Powell was pronounced dead on the scene. 

Police said the driver of the vehicle has been cooperating with law enforcement. 

The investigation is ongoing and the situation is being evaluated to determine if any criminal charges are warranted. 

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