UPDATE: Bend Police released the identity of the victim, Monday. They say 38-year-old Nathan Scott Bernhardt, of Bend, was pronounced dead at the hospital, Saturday night. The crash remains under investigation.
BEND, OR -- A pedestrian was killed Saturday night while trying to cross Southeast Third Street. Bend Police say the man was wearing dark clothing when he was struck by a car near Pinebrook Boulevard, just after 7:30 p.m.
The driver, 19-year-old Cesar Eligio, of Bend, was not injured and is cooperating with police.
Third Street was closed for six hours for the investigation, which is ongoing. The victim’s name has not yet been released.