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Elderly man killed by car in West Palm Beach

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (WFLX) - A 95-year-old man was killed Thursday night after he was hit near the intersection of South Dixie Highway and Forest Hill Boulevard in West Palm Beach.

A vehicle was driving north in the 7100 block of S Dixie Hwy. around 7 p.m., according to Lori Colobino, the public information officer with West Palm Beach police.

At the same time, the victim was pushing a shopping cart west across S. Dixie Hwy.

The driver of the vehicle said they did not see the pedestrian in the road. The 95-year-old man, whose identity has not been released, was struck with the right front of the vehicle.

The man was transported to St Mary's Medical Center where he later died.

At this time, there are no criminal charges pending against the driver.

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