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News: Teen found guilty for auto vs. pedestrian death in Iowa City

IOWA CITY, IA - A teen was found guilty of failing to yield before fatally colliding with a pedestrian at Melrose Ave and Kennedy Pkwy on May 22, according to KCRG.

A 16-year-old male was driving when hit a 44-year-old male, at around 4 p.m. The victim died from his injuries on June 4.

There is no stop sign at the intersection where Hite was hit.

A judge will sentence the driver on October 13. He could face a fine of $1,000 or suspension of his driver's license for up to 180 days or both.

Have you been hurt in an auto vs. pedestrian collision? The Iowa pedestrian accident lawyers at Hope Law Firm can fight for the justice you deserve if a negligent motorist runs into you while walking, jogging, bicycling, or engaging in any other activity on one of our state's roadways or sidewalks. You can schedule a free consultation with us to look over your case via our contact form or by calling 515-298-5056.