NEW ULM — A 63-year-old New Ulm man died from injuries suffered when he was struck by a vehicle as he crossed a street in New Ulm Thursday afternoon.
Craig L. Schmidt was crossing at Broadway Avenue and Sixth North Street at 4:25 p.m. He was struck by a 2017 Dodge Journey driven by Tammy Lynn Waibel, 48, of New Ulm, that was westbound on Broadway Avenue, the State Patrol said.
Schmidt was taken to the New Ulm Medical Center and later transferred to the Hennepin Healthcare hospital, where he died.
The State Patrol is investigating the crash.
Schmidt is the second pedestrian killed on Broadway Avenue this fall. Roger Saxton, 70, of New Ulm died at the scene after he was struck by a vehicle at Broadway Avenue and 12th Street on Sept. 26.