Man dies from injuries after being hit by vehicle, police say

Published: Jun. 2, 2023 at 10:48 AM EDT|Updated: Jun. 5, 2023 at 10:39 AM EDT
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GRAND BLANC, Mich. (WNEM) - A man died from the injuries he suffered after being hit by a vehicle in a Grand Blanc subdivision on Thursday, June 1.

It happened in the Kings Pointe Subdivision.

Officers from the Grand Blanc Police Department responded to a report of an unconscious man lying in the road.

It appeared the man was hit by a vehicle, but there wasn’t a vehicle around, police said.

The man was taken to Ascension Genesys Hospital where he was listed in critical condition. On June 3, he died from his injuries. Police have identified the man as Dr. Venkat Rao.

While police were at the scene, a person showed up and told officers they believed they were the one who struck the man, police said.

The person was detained and questioned.

Police are asking anyone who may have witnessed the incident to contact the Grand Blanc Police Department at 810-694-1111.

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