Shawnee pedestrian dies from injuries after being struck by vehicle

Elisabeth Slay
The Shawnee News-Star

Shawnee police say a pedestrian was struck by a car along North Harrison over the weekend and died from his injuries.

Shawnee police officers responded to the 5000 block of North Harrison Street Saturday, May 15, around 1:26 a.m.

According to Shawnee Police Cpl. Vivian Lozano-Strafford, a silver 2010 Dodge Avenger was traveling southbound on Harrison when it struck a male, later identified as Victor Lowe, 51, of Shawnee, who was walking southbound on Harrison.

Lowe was transported to SSM Heath St. Anthony Hospital Shawnee by REACT EMS, where he was later pronounced deceased, she said.

The accident is still under investigation.