Pedestrian killed on East Washington Ave. Monday night

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MADISON, Wis. — Police said that a car on East Washington Avenue near Lien Road killed a pedestrian Monday night.

The incident happened just after 8 p.m., according to an incident report.

Police said the man hit was taken to a hospital where he later died.

This is the sixth death to happen on East Washington Avenue this year.

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The details of the crash are limited. Police said the driver is cooperating with the investigation.

This is an ongoing investigation; this story will be updated as we learn more.