Man, 33, fatally struck by vehicle on Lake Shore Drive, police say

CHICAGO -- A 33-year-old man was fatally struck by a vehicle Saturday evening on Lake Shore Drive in the Gold Coast neighborhood.

The man, whose exact age was not known, was walking across about 6:50 p.m. in the 1600 block of North Lake Shore Drive when he was struck by a vehicle, according to Chicago Police.

He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said. The Cook County medical examiner's office could not immediately confirm the fatality.

WLS-TV contributed to this report.

(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire - Copyright Chicago Sun-Times 2016.)