MACOMB TWP. (WWJ) – Police say a 73-year-old man walking down 24 Mile Road was struck by a vehicle and killed late Monday night.

Macomb County Sheriff Anthony Wickersham said the accident happened around 11:15 p.m. near the intersection of 24 Mile and Hayes roads in Macomb Township.

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Wickersham said Tomislav Anakiev was apparently walking in the center of 24 Mile Road when he was struck by an eastbound traveling vehicle. Anakiev was pronounced dead at the scene.

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The driver, a 62-year-old man from Utica, was questioned at the scene and released.

Police say they do not believe alcohol was a factor. An investigation is ongoing.

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The accident happened about a mile away from a crash that occurred just hours earlier at 23 Mile and Hayes roads. In that incident, two people were killed and four were injured. Read more, here.