Victim identified in fatal SUV-Pedestrian accident in Jamestown...

A Jamestown man died from injuries suffered when he was struck by a car while walking across an intersection on the city's eastside early this morning.  City Police Captain Bob Samuelson says 59 year-old Kent Norgren had entered the intersection of East Fifth Street and Prendergast Avenue shortly before 6 a.m.  However... Samuelson says the driver of the Sports Utility Vehicle involved was unable to see Norgren until it was too late.  Witnesses say Chautauqua County Sheriff's deputies offered assistance on-site and helped set up a road block.  The Sheriff's Departments Accident Reconstruction Team was also brought in to investigate.  Norgren was intially taken to UPMC Chautauqua Hospital for treatment of serious injuries, and was taken to UPMC Hamot in Erie, Pennsylvania... where he later died.  The unidentified driver has not been charged at this time.

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