UPDATE: Police identify man who died after being hit by car

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UPDATE (Monday 10:35 a.m.) – The Lansing Police have released the name of the man who was killed Friday night on the 1000 block of East Saginaw Street.

Mahlech Ariel-Yahrimyah-Ben Spencer, 37, of Lansing died at the scene after being struck by a vehicle traveling east on Saginaw just after 10:00 p.m. Friday.

According to police Spencer walked into traffic.

ORIGINAL STORY: Lansing, Mich (WLNS) – A 37-year-old man is dead after he was struck by a car near the 1000 block of E Saginaw St. in Lansing.

According to the Lansing Police Department, the accident happened just after 10:00 p.m. near E. Saginaw Street and Johnson Street.

The intersection was shut down from the time of the incident until approximately 1:30 a.m. The area is close to Lansing Catholic High School.

The investigation is currently ongoing, but police say alcohol was not a factor in the crash.

This story will be updated as soon as more information becomes available.

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