Police release name of 72-year-old man struck by car and killed

BREAKING NEWS: Beaumont Police are releasing the name of a 72-year-old man who was struck by a car and killed at about 6:55 a.m. Thursday on 11th Street near Broadway.

Police say the driver of a Hyundai SUV was traveling south on 11th Street and moved to the center lane to make a left turn onto Broadway.

Donald Olivier, 72, of Vidor, was crossing the street from west to east when he was struck.

Beaumont EMS transported the victim to CHRISTUS Hospital St. Elizabeth where he died.

The investigation is ongoing.

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