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Ada Coroner: Pedestrian struck by car, killed Sunday was 75-year-old Boisean

Ada County Coroner’s Office on Monday afternoon identified a man who was struck by a vehicle and killed as he was walking near Broadway Avenue and Richmond Street on Sunday night.

Robert K. Olinger, of Boise, died of severe blunt force trauma. He was 75.

A vehicle headed north on Broadway about 9:40 p.m. collided with Olinger, who was walking east across Broadway, according to a Boise Police Department press release.

Olinger was taken to a local hospital, where he died.

The driver was not injured and is cooperating with police.

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