Authorities: Jogger fatally struck by pickup

Associated Press

Tallmadge Township — Authorities say a 35-year-old jogger has been fatally struck by a pickup truck in western Michigan.

The Ottawa County sheriff’s department says Rebecca Talsma died after being hit Sunday night in Tallmadge Township.

Investigators say the truck driven by a 16-year-old boy struck her while trying to pass another vehicle.

WOOD-TV reports the driver said he didn’t see the jogger because of glare from the sun. The crash is under investigation by the sheriff’s department.