UPDATED: 36-year-old man dead in pre-dawn collision near Mercer - WVVA TV Bluefield Beckley WV News, Weather and Sports

UPDATED: 36-year-old man dead in pre-dawn collision near Mercer Mall Monday

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MERCER COUNTY (WVVA) -

A 36-year-old man is dead after being hit by a car on Route 460 near Mercer Mall, according to the Mercer County Sheriff's Office.

According to dispatchers, the collision happened just after 4:30 this morning in an eastbound lane.

Firefighters tell WVVA News that the man who was struck by the car was unresponsive when they arrived, and they were unable to be revived him. He died at the scene.

Both that man and the driver of the 2005 silver Toyota that struck the man were taken by ambulance to a local hospital, but efforts to revive the pedestrian were unsuccessful.

The collision remains under investigation, but no foul play is suspected.

Green Valley Fire Department, Princeton Rescue, Bluefield Rescue and Mercer County Sheriff's Office were all on the scene.

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