BEND, OR -- A pedestrian was struck by a van, Sunday evening. When Bend Police arrived at Third and Division just after 6 PM, they found Danny Lee Williams in the road unconscious and not breathing.
Officers immediately began life-saving efforts and the 51-year-old transient was taken to the hospital. Officials confirm he later died.
Investigators identified 18-year-old Taylor Eric Smith as the driver.
The roadway remained closed for several hours last night, while officers investigated the cause crash.