A man kneeling in a street in Marysville was struck and killed by a vehicle early Sunday morning, the Marysville Police Department said in a release.
The 39-year-old Marysville man was kneeling, facing away from oncoming traffic when a 54-year-old woman driving eastbound on 88th Street struck him shortly before 3 a.m. He lifted himself up just before impact, police said, but it was too late for the driver to stop.
He was dead when police arrived at the scene just before 3 a.m.
The driver, also of Marysville, is not believed to have been impaired at the time of the crash, which took place in the 4700 block of 88th Street Northeast.
Autopsy and toxicology tests by the Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office will determine whether the victim was impaired, police said.
Anyone with information about the collision should contact Marysville Police Sergeant James Maples at (360)363-8350.