PHILLIPSBURG, Kan. (KAKE) - A 72-year-old pedestrian is dead after he was struck by a vehicle driven by a 15-year-old.

As the driver of the Dodge Journey traveled southbound on 1st St., she saw 72-year-old David L. Rose of Phillipsburg walking northbound in the southbound lane.  She swerved in an attempt to miss him, steering to the left. The vehicle struck Rose with the front passenger side.

Rose was transported to Phillip County Hospital where he died of his injuries.