Klamath Falls man killed crossing South Sixth

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KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – A man was killed Friday evening after a car struck him crossing South Sixth Street.

49-year-old Bert Linwood Ichtertz was not walking in a crosswalk when crossing between Homedale Road and Madison Street when the vehicle driven by 73-year-old Yvonne Joyce Wade struck him.

Ichtertz was pronounced dead at the scene and Wade was uninjured. Both are from Klamath Falls.

The Oregon State Police say the incident happened just before 8 p.m. and OSP is continuing its investigation.