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UPDATE: Police say Coralville man hit and killed last month was lying in the road

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UPDATE: Police say a man who was hit and killed in a Cedar Rapids road was wearing dark clothes and lying in the road when he was struck.

The Cedar Rapids Police Department released results from its investigation into the March 13th accident, which happened in the 3200 block of 6th Street Southwest. Lavell Robinson Jr., of Coralville, was hit and found dead in the road by officers. Police say a person who was driving a Jeep told them at the scene that they had hit the victim as he was lying in the road. Others witnesses told them that Robinson appeared to have stumbled and fell while walking alongside it. Officers also say there was a presence of alcohol with the victim, and that tests show drugs were also involved. The area where Robinson was hit was also not at a crosswalk or intersection along the road, according to investigators.

The investigation showed no other cars besides the Jeep were involved in the accident. No charges will be filed, according to police.

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Cedar Rapids Police Department responded to a report of a person down in the 3200 block of 6th Street SW. 

When police arrived, they found 29-year-old Lavell Robinson Jr,. of Coralville. Robinson suffered fatal injuries from the incident. 

According to several witnesses, Robinson was last seen walking on the side of the road and fell to the ground. When the witnesses turned around to check on Robinson, a gray or silver Chevrolet Silverado passed them. They think the driver of the truck may have seen the fall. Accident reconstruction specialists would like to speak with that driver. 

When witnesses got to the scene, Robinson was lying in the road and looked like they may have been hit by a vehicle. When officers arrived, a driver of a Jeep said they hit the victim. They did give their information to police. 

Currently there are no charges pending. Officials are still waiting on autopsy results. 

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Cedar Rapids Police Department responded to a report of a person down in the 3200 block of 6th Street SW. 

When police arrived, they found 29-year-old Lavell Robinson Jr,. of Coralville. Robinson suffered fatal injuries from the incident. 

Currently there are no charges pending. Police are waiting for an autopsy report and witness statement. 

This is a developing story, stick with KWWL as we learn more. 

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The Cedar Rapids Police Department says a person was killed Tuesday night after they were struck by a vehicle. 

It happened in the 3000 block of 6th street SW. 

Police are investigating the accident. 

Stay with KWWL as we work to learn more information. 

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