Medical examiner: Pedestrian dies after being hit by car in south Minneapolis

- A pedestrian was struck and killed in south Minneapolis early Wednesday morning, according to a report from the Hennepin County Medical Examiner. 

At 6:56 a.m., Antonio Alcantar-Alcantar, 57, of Minneapolis was hit by a vehicle at the intersection of 26th Street and 14th Avenue South. 

A witness and the driver of the vehicle told police Alcantar-Alcantar entered the intersection without stopping or looking for traffic, according to the incident report. The driver estimated she hit him at about 25 to 30 miles per hour. 

Alcantar-Alcantar was unconcious and transported to Hennepin Healthcare. He died later that day from multiple blunt force injuries. His death has been ruled an accident. 

The incident remains under investigation. 

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