A 45-year-old man fatally hit by a car in Spanaway over the weekend has been identified as Jesse Wherley of Tacoma.
Washington State Patrol troopers said Wherley was walking east in the crosswalk about 1:15 p.m. Saturday when he was struck by a car traveling north on state Route 7 near 180th Street South.
Wherley was taken to St. Joseph Medical Center in Tacoma, where he later was pronounced dead.
The driver, a 30-year-old Puyallup woman, was not hurt. Neither were her two daughters, ages 3 and 6, who were riding in the 2015 Chevrolet Equinox.
The driver was not cited or arrested.
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