UPDATE: Terre Haute Police have identified the man that was hit and killed by a car on Sunday night.
The victim is being identified as 65-year-old Everett Meeker of Terre Haute.
Police say the accident happened around 9:00 p.m. near 17th and Poplar Streets. Witnesses say Meeker was walking across Poplar, when a vehicle traveling westbound struck and killed him.
ORIGINAL: Terre Haute Police say a man was killed tonight after witnesses claim he walked across Poplar Street and was hit by a car.
According to the Terre Haute Police Department’s Facebook page, the accident happened around 9 p-m Sunday.
olice and investigators were reconstructing the scene at 17th and Poplar Streets where the accident took place.
Witnesses say the man was walking northbound across poplar and was hit by a westbound car.