Pedestrian dies after being hit by a vehicle in Bozeman

Posted at 7:01 PM, Mar 06, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-06 21:03:01-05

BOZEMAN — A Bozeman man died Saturday after being hit while walking along Interstate 90 West in Bozeman.

According to Montana Highway Patrol, it happened at around 4:10 a.m. The 66-year-old man was walking in the westbound driving lane of I-90 near the 19th Street exit at mile marker 305.

MHP said a Ford F-150 truck pulling a camper was in the westbound driving lane and struck the man as he was walking. The driver of the truck, a 59-year-old Iowa man, was not injured in the incident.

The driver got off the interstate after his truck sustained disabling damage and called 911 from a parking lot.

The pedestrian died at the scene from his injuries, according to MHP.

No further details, including the identity of the man who died, have been released yet.

We will update you if we get more information.