Man crossing Twins Cities highway hit by car, dies

The driver was not injured and was not under the influence of alcohol, the state patrol said.

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ST. PAUL -- A 31-year-old man was hit by a car while crossing state Highway 13 in Burnsville, Minnesota, early Sunday and died.

Robert Westly Smith of Prior Lake, Minnesota, was walking north on Nicollet Avenue at Highway 13 when a car headed east struck him, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Smith was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center.

The driver, 36-year-old Nicholas Allen Barbour, of Oakdale, was not injured. Barbour was not under the influence of alcohol, the state patrol said.

No additional details were provided Monday.

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