Pine Bluff man dead after being hit by 3 cars

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- A 58-year-old man is dead after getting hit by three different cars near 23rd and Olive Street in Pine Bluff.

When officers arrived at the scene Tuesday night, they found Frederick Rice lying in the northbound lanes of traffic. He was transported to the emergency room where he was later pronounced dead.

Witnesses reported that Rice was struck by three vehicles during the incident. The first two left the scene but the third stopped and is cooperating with the investigation. No charges are expected against the third driver. 

Police say that at the time of the collision, it was dark and during a period of heavy rain. They are now searching for the other two drivers who left the scene. They released a photo of a white passenger car that is believed to be one of the vehicles involved. 

If you have any information about the incident, you are asked to contact police. 

Stay with THV11 and thv11.com for more information as it becomes available. 
 

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