KENNEWICK, Wash. - A man is dead after he was struck by a car in Coyote Bob's Casino parking lot.
According to police reports, Harold A. Christy, 86, was walking in the parking lot located at 3014 W. Kennewick Avenue around 1:30 p.m., Wednesday when a vehicle hit him while backing out of a parking spot.
Christy fell to the ground and hit his head, Kennewick police said. Medics arrived and taken to Trios Medical Center and later transferred to Kadlec Medical Center in Richland.
Medical officials said he passed away late Wednesday night due to the sustained head injury.
Police said the driver of the vehicle was not impaired at the time of the collision.
Officials continue to investigate the incident.