Temple man dies after pick-up truck hit him

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TEMPLE, Texas – The Temple Police Department says 49-year-old Paul Pennington has died from injuries he sustained when a pick-up truck hit him Monday evening.

The accident occurred Monday evening in the 900 block of South 1st Street.

Officers say the truck’s driver tried to avoid Pennington as he crossed the street, but ended up hitting him with his Mazda pick-up.

An ambulance took Pennington to Baylor Scott & White Medical Center-Temple with life-threatening injuries. He died Tuesday morning.

The Temple Police Department’s Traffic Reconstruction Unit is investigating the accident. More information will be released as it is available.

Source: Temple Police Department

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April 29 2021 07:00 pm

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