CHICAGO (STMW) — An 89-year-old man died early Friday after being hit by a vehicle near his home in Hobart, Indiana.

The crash happened about 5:30 p.m. Thursday near Marion E. Beladela’s home in the 4500 block of West 16th Street in Hobart, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Mostly Dry Weekend

Beladela was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he died at 2:41 a.m. Friday, authorities said. An autopsy Saturday found he suffered multiple injuries and ruled his death an accident.

READ MORE: LIVE UPDATES: Protests Follow Release Of Video Of Police Shooting That Killed Adam Toledo

Hobart police referred questions to the Lake County sheriff’s office. A spokesman could not immediately be reached for comment.

MORE NEWS: Adam Toledo Shooting Video: Use Of Force Expert Says Close Look At Footage Shows Boy Holding Gun; 'The Barrel Of The Gun Was Shining'

(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire © Chicago Sun-Times 2016. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)