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Abingdon man dies after being hit by car

Published On: Jan 09 2014 07:14:29 PM CST
Updated On: Jan 09 2014 07:15:21 PM CST
ABINGDON, VA. -

An Abingdon man was killed after being struck by a van on West Main Street.

According to police, 73 year old, Archie Evans was trying to cross the street with another person. 

A van driven by Danny Hutchinson of Abingdon turned to avoid hitting the pedestrain but struck Evans instead.

Evans was taken to the hospital where he later died.

The accident is under investigation.