12-12-16: KLAMATH FALLS MAN DIES AFTER STRUCK BY CAR.

A KLAMATH FALLS MAN IS DEAD AFTER BEING HIT BY A CAR LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON. THE ACCIDENT HAPPENED JUST AFTER FIVE-THIRTY ON HIGHWAY 39 NEAR ROBERTA DRIVE. OREGON STATE POLICE SAY 77-YEAR-OLD JAMES WELLS WAS CROSSING THE ROAD TO GET HIS MAIL WHEN HE WAS STRUCK. HE WAS TAKEN TO SKY LAKES MEDICAL CENTER AND PRONOUNCED DEAD A SHORT TIME LATER. THE DRIVER OF THE CAR, ELISEO CARRILLO BARAJAS WAS UNINJURED. HE WAS CITED FOR DRIVING WITHOUT A LICENSE, AND DRIVING UNINSURED.