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51-year-old pedestrian identified by Kenosha Sheriff's Department

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Posted at 11:45 AM, Jan 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-14 09:37:11-05

Jeffrey D. Etlicher, a 51-year-old Union Grove man who was killed after being struck by a vehicle early Saturday in Kenosha, was identified as the victim by the Kenosha Sheriff's Department.

According to Kenosha's Sheriff's deputies, around 3 a.m. first responders located a man in a ditch on County Highway H, also known as 88th Avenue, just north of County Highway S , 38th Street, with extremely severe injuries. Upon arrival, rescue personnel determined the man was dead.

The man had been walking north in the northbound lane of 88th Avenue when he was struck by a driver of a Chrysler 200 going northbound , police say.

The driver, a 31-year-old Kenosha woman, is cooperating with the investigation of the incident.