Police say the man was hit while the driver of the truck was backing up the street.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

NORTH VERSAILLES, Pa. (KDKA) — Police say a man walking with a snow blower was hit and killed by the driver of a North Versailles Public Works plow truck.

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Allegheny County police say at approximately 4:49 p.m. on Wednesday, officials were notified of a vehicle-pedestrian collision on Union Avenue. First responders found the victim, who was hit while the driver of the truck was backing up the street.

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The Allegheny County Medical Examiner identified the victim as 63-year-old John Vichie of North Versailles.

Vichie was pronounced dead at the scene, police say.

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An investigation is underway.