Springdale man hit by car dies of injuries


UPDATE: Arkansas State Police reports that Pelter has died from his injuries sustained in the crash.

SPRINGDALE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — A man is recovering after being hit by a car in Springdale.

According to Springdale police, Rosa Rodriguez, 41, was driving on Thompson Street when she hit Matthew Pelter, 39, who was walking in the street in the inside lane.

The car struck Pelter on the driver side front of the vehicle.

Pelter is being treated at a Springfield, Mo. hospital.

Rodriguez had 0% blood alcohol level. She was cited on scene for no proof of identification.

No additional charges are expected at this time.

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