UPDATE: Pedestrian hit by a truck in Rock Island identified

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ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (KWQC) — Update: According to the Rock Island County Coroner the victim in the accident was identified as 63 year-old Larry Raymond of Milan, Ill.

The preliminary cause of death was traumatic head and chest injuries.

The accident remains under investigation by the Rock Island Police Departments Traffic Crash Reconstruction Unit.

Tuesday at 9:50 am Rock Island Police Department responded to a vehicle / pedestrian injury accident in the 100 block of 31st Avenue. The victim was struck by a westbound 2017 Ford F450, whose driver remained on-scene.

The victim was transported to Unity Point Health, Rock Island, where they later succumbed to their injuries. The victim has not been identified pending notification by the Rock Island County Coroner’s Office.

The accident remains under investigation by the Rock Island Police Departments Traffic Crash Reconstruction Unit.