On Monday morning at 7:19 a.m., Sedalia Police, Sedalia Fire and PCAD responded to Main and Ohio on a pedestrian struck while crossing Ohio eastbound on Main by a commercial motor vehicle that was making a right turn from westbound Main onto northbound Ohio.

The pedestrian, who was not named in the report, had severe head trauma and died at the scene as a result of his injuries.

The circumstances surrounding the accident are still under investigation, according to Cpl. Silvey. The pedestrian's next of kin were notified by police.

The pedestrian was later identified by Sedalia Police Commander Joshua Howell as 44-year-old Brett E. Franklin of Sedalia.

Randy Kirby